Record producer / Songwriter / Opera Singer
Andrea Bocelli was born on September 22, 1958 in Lajatico, Tuscany, Italy. As a child, he learned to play the piano, flute and saxophone. Visually impaired from birth, Bocelli became blind at the age of 12 following a soccer injury. ... His 1995 album Bocelli did well in Europe and 1999's Sogno became an international hit.