This Italian tenor has one of the world’s most renowned voices and an unmatched career when it comes to classical music. Find out why people all over the world can’t get enough of Andrea Bocelli.
Andrea Bocelli’s remarkable singing career dates back to 1992 when he was recruited to record with fellow Italian musicians Zucchero and Luciano Pavarotti. This served as his launching pad and two years later, Bocelli won the Newcomers category of Italy’s Sanremo Music Festival. He released his debut album Il Mare Calmo della Sera that same year.
Noted for his distinct voice, Bocelli has appeared in music charts worldwide ranging in genres from pop to classical to opera. His popularity grew immensely by the late 1990s when he joined forces with acclaimed soprano Sarah Brightman and pop singer Celine Dion for No. 1 singles “Time To Say Goodbye” and “The Prayer,” respectively.
Bocelli’s outstanding career accolades include multiple World Music Awards and Classical Brit Awards, as well as a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Among Bocelli’s catalog of best-selling songs is vast. Among his top singles are “Con te partiro,” “Vivere,” “Vivo per lei,” “Il Mare Calmo della Sera” and “Ave Maria.” He is also best-known for his collaborations with artists like Mary J. Blige, Laura Pausini, Christina Aguilera, Sarah Brightman and Celine Dion.
Bocelli earned a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records when he simultaneously held the top three spots on the Billboard Classical albums chart.
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