Andrea Bocelli, Italy’s sensational classical crossover artist is bringing his signature sounds to the Verizon Center!
Andrea Bocelli was born in Lajatico (Italy) in 1958 and is a singer, songwriter, record producer, and multi instrumentalist (piano and flute). Over the years, his musical style has spanned many genres including classical crossover, operatic pop (a subgenre of pop music that is performed in an operatic singing style or a song, theme or motif from classical music stylized as pop), easy listening (a popular music genre that encompasses instrumental recordings of standards, hit songs, and popular non-rock vocals), Latin pop, opera, and traditional pop. He’s had a stellar career with 16 studio albums, 3 compilation albums, 9 video albums, 28 music videos, 1 extended play, 22 singles, 4 split albums, 1 digital album, 11 opera recordings, and he’s sold over 80 million records worldwide. He’s collaborated Myung-whun Chung, Cecilia Bartoli, Bryn Terfel, Renée Fleming, Olga Borodina, Ildebrando D'Arcangelo, Marina Domashenko, Giorgia, Sarah Brightman, Celine Dion, Helena Hellwig, Christina Aguilera, Marco Borsato, Gianna Nannini, Laura Pausini, Mary J. Blige, Eva Mei, and many other renowned artists. He’s received many accolades including 7 World Music Awards, 6 Classical BRIT Awards, 1 ECHO Awards, and a Grammy Award nomination (for Best New Artist).
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