|Emma Marrone Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 4¼ in|
|Date of Birth||May 25, 1984|
Emma Marrone is a popular Italian singer, songwriter, and actress who is best known for releasing albums like A me piace così (2010), Sarò libera (2011), Adesso (2015), Schiena (2013), Essere qui (2018), Fortuna (2019), etc. Furthermore, she is also noted for her acting in the film The Best Years (2020) and the television series A casa tutti bene (2021-Present).
Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Singer, Songwriter, Actress
- Father – Rosario Marrone (Musician)
- Mother – Maria Marrone
- Others – Emidio Marrone (Uncle) (Musician)
Pop, Pop Rock
Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Classical Guitar
- Universal Music
- Dracma Records
5 ft 4¼ in or 163 cm
65 kg or 143.5 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Emma has dated –
- Stefano De Martino (2009-2012) – She met the dancer Stefano De Martino in 2009 while they both were participating in the talent show, Amici di Maria De Filippi. These two had an on-again off-again relationship for nearly 3 years. But, they broke up for good in 2012 as a result of Stefano’s affairs with Giulia Pauselli and Belen Rodriguez.
- Marco Bocci (2013)
- Fabio Borriello
Race / Ethnicity
- Multiple tattoos including one on her upper arm, the word ‘Oltre’ at the back of her neck
- Hoarse and raspy singing voice
Emma has endorsed or promoted brands like OVS Arts of Italy (Print Ads).
Emma Marrone Facts
- She was diagnosed with uterine cancer in 2009 and went through a 7-hour emergency surgery to remove the tumor.
- Emma has cited Gianna Nannini, Loredana Bertè, and Mina (Mina Anna Maria Mazzini) as her musical inspirations.
- In 2003, she began her professional musical career by participating in the second season of Popstars (later renamed Superstar Tour). She along with Laura Pisu and Colomba Pane were declared winners of the talent show and formed the short-lived pop/dance girl group called Lucky Star.
- In 2014, Emma represented her country in the Eurovision Song Contest by performing the song, La mia città. She finished in the 21st place.
- Her first EP titled Oltre was released in March 2010 and became a huge success. It also climbed to the top spot on the Italian Albums Chart.
- In 2009, Emma participated in the ninth edition of the talent show called Amici di Maria De Filippi. She was declared the winner of the competition and it helped relaunch her music career following a few years of lull.
- She has collaborated with international artists such as Thirty Seconds to Mars, Álvaro Soler as well as Italian artists like Alessandra Amoroso, Fabrizio Moro, Roberto Casalino, Vasco Rossi, and Giuliano Sangiorgi.
- Throughout her career, Emma has won numerous awards including the Venice Music Awards, MTV Italian Music Awards, Wind Music Awards, Latin Music Italian Awards, and AllMusic Italia Awards.
- She was born on the same date as several notable celebrities such as Cillian Murphy, Mike Myers, Octavia Spencer, Tina Woods, Ian McKellen, Anne Heche, Adam Gontier, Ray Stevenson, Karan Johar, Elle Fowler, and many others.
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