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Andrea Bocelli and Céline Dion Magnificent Duet: “THE PRAYER”

Andrea Bocelli & Céline Dion “The Prayer” Magnificent Performance *   Paul Verna from Billboard called this song a “gorgeous duet”. Chuck Taylor from Billboard reviewed “The Prayer”, calling it “a breathtaking, ultra-lush song, and the tour de force combination of Dion and Bocelli which will send a half-dozen chills up your spine”. Although he felt that the song is […]

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“Mamma” Andrea Bocelli 

“Mamma” Andrea Bocelli  * From our experience here The Everybody Loves Italian Family “Mamma” rates as one of the most popular Italian songs of all time. Each time we post Mamma no matter the singer the reach goes through the roof. I imagine its pretty simple though. Many of us have lost our Moms and […]

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Andrea Bocelli & Sarah Brightman “Time to Say Goodbye”

Andrea Bocelli & Sarah Brightman “Time to Say Goodbye” * “Con te partirò”  (“With you I shall leave”) is an Italian song written by Francesco Sartori (music) and Lucio Quarantotto(lyrics). It was first performed by Andrea Bocelli at the 1995 Sanremo Music Festival and recorded on his album of the same year, Bocelli. The single was first released as an A-side single with “Vivere” in […]

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Andrea Bocelli & Il Volo Performing Together

Andrea Bocelli and Il Volo Together * Il Volo (Italian for “The Flight”) is an Italian operatic pop trio, consisting of singers: the baritone Gianluca Ginoble, and two tenors, Piero Barone and Ignazio Boschetto. They describe their music as “popera“. Having won the Sanremo Music Festival 2015, they represented Italy in the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 in Vienna, Austria. They reached third place, but managed to secure a solid first-place […]

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Andrea Bocelli  “Champagne”

Andrea Bocelli  “Champagne” from the Passione Album * Passione is the fourteenth studio album by Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli, released on 29 January 2013. The album is a collection of Mediterranean love songs featuring duets with Jennifer Lopez, Nelly Furtado and a virtual duet with the late French cabaret singer Édith Piaf (who died in 1963). It was produced by multiple Grammy-winning producer and Verve Music […]

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“Can’t Help Falling in Love” … Andrea Bocelli 

Andrea Bocelli  “Can’t Help Falling in Love” *   Amore is the eleventh studio album by Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli, released on 31 January 2006, for the Valentine’s Day season. This album features a remake of Elvis Presley‘s “Can’t Help Falling in Love“; “Because We Believe“, the closing song of the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy, which Bocelli wrote and performed; “Somos Novios (It’s Impossible), […]

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Andrea Bocell – “Anema e Core”

Andrea Bocelli – “Anema e Core”  * “Anema e core” is a popular song which translated to Heart and Soul (soul and heart actually).I It was first introduced in 1950, sung by the tenor Tito Schipa. The composer was Salve d’Esposito, and the original lyrics were by Tito Manlio. Many Italian and Italian American singers have covered this wonderful Neopolitan song […]

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Andrea Bocelli – “Can’t Help Falling in Love”

Andrea Bocelli “Can’t Help Falling in Love” * Andrea Bocelli, OMRI, OMDSM  born 22 September 1958, is an Italian singer, songwriter, and record producer. Celine Dion has said that “if God would have a singing voice, he must sound a lot like Andrea Bocelli,” and David Foster, a record producer, often describes Bocelli’s voice as the most beautiful in the world.   […]

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Andrea Bocelli & Matteo Bocelli Together – “Fall on Me”

Andrea Bocelli & Matteo Bocelli Together  “Fall on Me” * Sì ….is the sixteenth studio album by Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli, released on 26 October 2018. It is Bocelli’s first album of original material in 14 years, his last being Andrea (2004).      Bocelli duets with his son Matteo Bocelli on “Fall on Me”, and Ed Sheeran provides vocals on and […]

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10 “Italians” that are Household Names

10 “Italians” that are Household Names These are people of Italian decent that would have been or are recognized pretty much anywhere on earth. * Sophia Loren Sophia Loren born Sofia Villani Scicolone is quite possibly the most recognizable Italian of all time   Aside from an Academy Award, she has won a Grammy Award, five special […]

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