Andrea Bocelli is a famous Italian singer-songwriter and producer. Declared legally blind at age twelve, his life’s focus was turned to music at an early age. His work has been featured all over the world, and is considered one of the biggest classical crossover artists of all time.
Bocelli’s contributions to the music and theatre world are countless. The pop crossover album “Romanza” became the best-selling album by an Italian artist in any genre of all time. One of the album’s singles, a duet with Sarah Brightman (“Time To Say Goodbye”), is one of the best-selling singles of all time. He has been honored by being named Grand Officer of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic, Grand Officer of the Order of Merit of Duarte, Sanchez and Mella, as well as taking home numerous World Music Awards over the years.