Andrea Bocelli is an Italian classical crossover tenor, recording artist, and singer-songwriter. Born with poor eyesight, he became permanently blind at the age of 12 following a football accident. He has recorded fifteen solo studio albums, of both pop and classical music, three greatest hits albums, and nine complete operas, selling over 80 million records worldwide. Mr. Bocelli has had success as a crossover performer bringing classical music to the top of international pop charts. He has already sang at every famous great concert hall in the world and he has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame as well.
On the 25th of November, the celebrity is going to perform in the László Papp Budapest Sports Arena. His concert will be a co-production with a symphonic orchestra and choir from Budapest. Bocelli last performed in the Hungarian capital two years ago, in 2015.
Andrea Bocelli is arguably the “best-selling” Italian musical artist of all time; his album Sacred Arias became the best-selling classical crossover album by a solo artist of all time, with over twenty million copies sold worldwide. His new album, titled Romanza, became the best-selling album by an Italian artist of any genre in history, as well as the best-selling album by a foreign artist in Canada.
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