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Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018
Laura Pausini (Italian pronunciation: [pauziːni]) (born May 16, 1974 in Faenza) is an Italian pop singer and Grammy Award winner.In 1993, Pausini was first known to a wider audience, as she won the Sanremo Festival in the category of young talent with the song La Solitudine. A year later, she joined the stars and was third. Mostly she sings in Italian, as well as English, Spanish and Portuguese. Among others, she collaborated with Luciano Pavarotti, Andrea Bocelli, Ray Charles, Phil Collins, Kylie Minogue, James Blunt, Hélène Segara, Raf, Nek, Juanes and Gianna Nannini.Pausini has sold more than 70 million records to date. In addition to many Gold Album and 16 Platinum Album Awards, she received a Diamond Album Award. In addition, she has received several music awards of international importance, including a World Music Award each in 1994 and 2003. After winning in 2005 with their Spanish-language 2004 album Escucha a Latin Grammy in the category Best Female Pop Vocal Album, she was also in 2006 with the annual awarded Grammy in the Best Latin Pop Album category. This made her the first female Italian citizen ever to receive a Grammy, which earned her the written congratulations of Italian President Carlo Azeglio Ciampi.Pausini in Viareggio (2007)In 2007 she performed at the Giuseppe Meazza Stadium in Milan in front of more than 70,000 fans. On November 30, 2007, Laura Pausini appeared live - San Siro 2007 on CD. A year later, the album Primavera appeared in Anticipo with previously unreleased songs; it was also perceived more strongly in Germany than in the years before due to the title song sung in duet with James Blunt. In 2009 she completed a world tour. In this context, she gave on 27 May 2009 in Dortmund, the only Germany concert. On the CD / DVD album Laura Live - World Tour 09 she released on November 27, 2009 a selection of live recordings. In November 2011, her eleventh album Inedito appeared. As part of a world tour, she appeared in May 2012 u. a. in Dusseldorf and Stuttgart. At the end of 2013, on the occasion of their twenty-year stage anniversary, the greatest hit album 20 - The Greatest Hits was released. The first single is Limpido, which she recorded with Kylie Minogue.In 2014, Pausini was a juror in the fourth season of the Mexican edition of The Voice represented; a year later in the third season at their Spanish edition.Pausini is in a relationship with the Italian musician Paolo Carta, with whom she has daughter Paola (born 8 February 2013).