The gifted Bocelli household already contains one worldwide celebrity, however there are two extra ready within the wings. Best-selling tenor Andrea has been a serious star since 1995’s Con Te Partirò with Sarah Brightman topped charts and crossed over into pop music. Nine-year-old daughter Virginia hit headlines final December when she duetted with her father on the Leonard Cohen traditional Halleluyah. Now his good-looking youthful son, Matteo, is poised to develop into a solo star in his personal proper, too.
So far, audiences know the 23-year old for his stunning duet with his father, Fall On Me.
The hovering ballad soundtracked the relatively underwhelming Disney movie, The Nutcracker and the Four Realms, however firmly established Matteo as a fast-rising star.
Previously recognized primarily for his well-known father and chiselled attractiveness, the Italian heartthrob shocked music lovers with his spectacular voice.
Fall On Me was launched in 2018 and early within the following yr, Matteo carried out the track on the Sanremo Music Festival.
This was the place the place Andrea made his personal debut in 1994, scoring the very best marks ever recorded within the newcomers’ part.
At the identical time, Matteo started to speak about plans for a solo album. Through the previous two years, he has posted teaser photographs of himself within the recording studio.
In October final yr, he tagged two traditional photographs in a recording studio.
First he wrote: “When you might have the possibility to spend a while in a tremendous studio with some extremely gifted songwriters from everywhere in the world you may solely say… grazie.”
He adopted that with: “Sessions, periods, and extra periods to make a #newrecord.”
By now, Matteo has received the tremendous artwork of teasing right down to a tee. Back in January he posted an enigmatic shot of himself within the recording studio with the easy tagline: “Can’t wait.”
On February 6, he paid tribute to his and his father’s personal journeys: “It’s been two years since my debut at crucial music pageant in Italy. I’ll always remember the unbelievable feeling of strolling on to the stage for the primary time.
“That second marked the start of an intense artistic journey – I can’t wait to share my music with you quickly.”
With affirmation the new music was coming “quickly”, he ramped up the stress with one other message final night time.
Matteo posted a shot of himself wanting relaxed and joyful in a hooded sweatshirt and beanie, grinning in a recording studio.
This time he promised: “Today in studio recording a particular surprise #neverstopexploring”.
There remains to be no launch date or title for Matteo’s upcoming solo album, however all of the indicators level to no less than a preview single coming any day now. And everybody (together with Matteo) is hoping for one celebrity collaboration particularly.
Andrea Bocelli’s beautiful duet with Ed Sheeran on the Brit star’s personal Perfect Symphony in December 2017.
It all happened due to Matteo’s personal love for the singer and he nonetheless harbours hope he also can
Matteo mentioned: “I’ve many favorite singers. But, in fact, I’ve at all times been attracted by the voice of Ed Sheeran. I’ve adopted him because the very starting of his profession. One day it could be superb to do [a collaboration with him].
“I had the possibility to fulfill him and he’s a implausible individual. So humble…that’s one other factor that actually impressed me. So who is aware of? I hope sooner or later!”