Italian pop star who came to prominence in the late 90's with the song "Laura non c'è," which he performed at the Sanremo Music Festival. He has gone on to release acclaimed, multiplatinum albums like 1997's Lei, gli amici e tutto il resto and 2005's Una parte di me.
He was crowned the winner of the OGAE Second Chance Contest in 2015.
He married Patrizia Vacondio in 2006. His daughter Beatrice was born in 2010.
She sang the song "Sei Solo Tu" with Laura Pausini.