Tiziano Ferro

Frae Wikipedia, the free beuk o knawledge
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Tiziano Ferro
Tiziano Ferro.jpg
Background information
Born (1980-02-21) 21 Februar 1980 (age 40)
Latina, Lazio, Italy
  • Singer-songwriter
  • record producer
Years active1997–present
Associate acts

Tiziano Ferro (born 21 Februar 1980 in Latina) is an Italian pop sangster, sangwriter, producer an author. He breuk throu in 2001 wi his internaitional hit single "Xdono" an haes remained commercially successful syne then, primarily in his hame kintra. Ferro haes released a Spainyie version o each o his albums, an haes sung in Inglis, Portuguese, an French an aw. Kent as the modren face o Italian popular muisic, he frequently writes sangs for ither airtists an haes producit albums for Giusy Ferreri, Alessandra Amoroso an Baby K.

Aside from his success as a airtist, Ferro is well kent for his personal struggles. Haein been owerwicht as a teenager, he haes been ootspoken aboot his battles wi fuid addiction an eatin disorders, even durin his career. In Mey 2006, several comments he made durin an interview on Italian telly resultit in major controversy abroad, effectively endin his blossomin career in Laitin Americae. In October 2010, at the hicht o his fame, Ferro came oot as gay, admittin that he haed remained closetit an near-celibate for a decade, oot o fear that his homosexuality wis no compatible wi a career as a pop sangster.

Syne his debut in 2001, Ferro haes wirkit hissel up tae becomin ane o the best-sellin airtists in Italy the day. Baith his third album Nessuno è solo an fowert album Alla mia età wur certifee'd diamond. Despite his fears, his comin-out did no negatively affect his career, as fift album L'amore è una cosa semplice wis the best-sellin album o 2012 in Italy, an the tour supportin this album includit his first full stadium concert at the Stadio Olimpico in Roum an aw.

Discografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

Awairds an nominations[eedit | eedit soorce]


  • Italian Music Awards – Nomination for "Best Male Artist"[1]
  • Italian Music Awards – Nomination for "Best Album" for Rosso Relativo[1]
  • Italian Music Awards – Nomination for "Best Single" for "Rosso relativo"[1]
  • Premio Italiano della Musica – "Revelation of the Year"[2]
  • Premio Italiano della Musica – Nomination for "Song of the Year" for "Xdono"[3]
  • Festival di San Marino – "Best Male Artist"[4]
  • Festival di San Marino – "Best Album" for Rosso relativo[4]
  • Festivalbar – "Revelation of the Year"[5]


  • Latin Grammy Awards – Nomination for the "Best New Artist"[6]
  • NRJ Music Awards – Nomination for "International Male Artist of the Year"[7]
  • NRJ Music Awards – Nomination for "International Album of the Year" for Rosso relativo[7]


  • MTV Europe Music Awards – "Best Italian Act"[8]
  • Los Premios MTV Latinoamérica – Nomination for "Best Solo Artist"[9]
  • Premios Oye! – "Latin Pop Male"[10][11]
  • European Border Breakers Awards. Every year the European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA) recognize the success of ten emerging artists or groups who reached audiences outside their own countries with their first internationally released album in the past year.



  • Europe Music Awards – Nomination for "Best Italian Act"[14]
  • Los Premios MTV Latinoamérica – Nomination for "Best Solo Artist"[15]


  • Europe Music Awards – Nomination for "Best Italian Act"[16]



  • Premio Videoclip Italiano – "Best Video by a Male Artist" for "L'ultima notte al mondo"[19]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. a b c Luca Benedetti (27 November 2002). "La notte della musica italiana". Corriere della Sera (in Italian). Retrieved 23 October 2011.
  2. "Musica: Bottino pieno al PIM per Elisa e Vasco Rossi" (in Italian). Adnkronos. 26 Mairch 2002. Retrieved 25 October 2011.
  3. "Arrivano le nomination del premio 'Musica'" (in Italian). Rockol.it. Retrieved 25 October 2011.
  4. a b "Simone vince il Festival di San Marino, Ferro e Rossi i Premi Titano" (in Italian). Rockol.it. 12 Mey 2002. Retrieved 25 October 2011.
  5. Andrea Laffanchi (8 September 2002). "Festivalbar, trionfano Ligabue e Ketchup". Corriere della Sera (in Italian). Retrieved 25 October 2011.
  6. "Sergio George Leads Latin Grammy Nominees". Billboard. Retrieved 23 October 2011.
  7. a b "Les NRJ Music Awards 2003, événement" (in French). Actustar.com. 28 November 2002. Retrieved 27 Januar 2012.
  8. "Ieri sera gli MTV Europe Music Awards. Ecco come è andata". Rockol.it. 19 November 2004. Retrieved 23 October 2011.
  9. Gabriela Solano. "Noche de lenguas". Al Día (in Spanish). Retrieved 24 October 2011.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  10. "Julieta triunfa en los Premios Oye" (in Spanish). Terra Networks. Retrieved 25 October 2011.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  11. "Venegas Dominates Premios Oye! Awards". Billboard. Retrieved 25 October 2011.
  12. "Una nomination per Tiziano Ferro agli MTV Latin Music Awards". Rockol.it. 23 September 2005. Retrieved 23 October 2011.
  13. "2004 Billboard Latin Music Awards Winners". Billboard. Archived frae the original on 21 Julie 2012. Retrieved 25 October 2011.
  14. "Premi di MTV: i vincitori". Rockol.it. 6 November 2006. Retrieved 23 October 2011.
  15. "Los Premios MTV 2006: Julieta Venegas lidera nominaciones con 6" (in Spanish). MTV Latin America. 5 September 2006. Retrieved 24 October 2011.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  16. "Best Italian Act". MTV Italy. 1 September 2009. Retrieved 23 October 2011.
  17. "Lady Gaga And J.Lo Rule The World". Contactmusic.com. 19 Mey 2010. Retrieved 25 October 2011.
  18. "Musica: Tiziano Ferro trionfa ai World Music Awards 2010" (in Italian). Adnkronos. 18 Mey 2010. Retrieved 25 October 2011.
  19. "PVI e Premio Videoclip Indipendente: ecco i vincitori. Oggi la premiazione" (in Italian). Rockol.it. 29 November 2012. Retrieved 29 November 2012.

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]