Laura Pausini is an Italian singer. She was born in 1974 in Faenza, in northern italy and she was raised in the town of Solarolo near faenza. She started to sing with her father Fabrizio in a local piano bar when she was eight.Her father is a musician and a singer and he produced Laura’s first album: ” Laura’s dreams”.
In 1993 she won Sanremo music festival with one of her best song : ” The loneliness” .
In the same year she had a contract with Warner Music italy to release her first professional album:”Laura Pausini” that was a big success in Italy and in France.
In 1994 she released her first Spanish album, a compilation of ten songs.
In 1996, 1998 and in 2000 she released two versions of her albums: “ The things that you live ” , “My answer” and “ Among you and the sea “ in Italian and in Spanish.
She took part , in 1999, in the soundtrack of the Hollywood movie: “ Message in a bottle “ (with Kevin Costner and Paul Newman) with the song “ One more time “.
In 2002 she released one album in English “ From the inside”.
Her latest album :” I sing” is a complilation with sixteen songs of others singers like:” Renato Zero, Lucio Battisti, Samuele Bersani”.
In 1994 and in 2003 Laura Pausini received two World Music Awards for Best Italian Selling Artist.In 2005
She won a Latin Grammy for Best Female Pop Vocal Album with her record “ Stay to listen” and in 2006 she had a prize for Best Feamle Artist Pop.
She has sung with many famous singers like Raf, Luciano Pavarotti, Biagio Antonacci, Nek, Ray Charles, Michael Bublè and others.
Now she is famous in all the world particularly in Italy, Spain, and France.
BY CIAVATTI VIOLA