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Piero Barone Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Piero Barone Quick Info
Height 5 ft 8 in
Weight 70 kg
Date of Birth June 24, 1993
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Eye Color Dark Brown

Piero Barone is an Italian singer who is known for being one-third of the Italian operatic pop trio called Il Volo. The trio has released several albums, tracks, and extended plays like Il VoloWe Are Love, Buon Natale: The Christmas Album, Il Volo Sings Morricone, MusicaChristmas FavoritesSanremo grande amore, Si Me Falta Tu MiradaGrande amore, L’amore si muoveO Sole MioMusica che restaHasta El Final, Per te ci saròAncoraTornerà l’amore, Constantemente Mía (with Belinda), El Triste, and Noche Sin Día (with Gente De Zona).

Born Name

Piero Barone

Nick Name


Piero Barone in an Instagram selfie as seen in March 2018
Piero Barone in an Instagram selfie as seen in March 2018 (Piero Barone / Instagram)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Naro, Sicily, Italy


Italian nationality





  • Father – Gaetano Barone (Mechanic)
  • Mother – Eleonora Ognibene (Housewife)
  • Siblings – Francesco Barone (Older Brother), Maria Grazia Barone (Younger Sister)
  • Others – Pietro Ognibene (Maternal Grandfather) (Blind Musician)


His band Il Volo has been represented by Michele Torpedine of MT Opera & Blue’s.


Pop, Latin, Operatic Pop, Classical Crossover


Vocals, Piano


  • Geffen Records
  • Universal Music Group
  • Interscope Records
  • Sony Music Latin




5 ft 8 in or 173 cm


70 kg or 154 lbs

Piero Barone as seen in May 2014
Piero Barone as seen in May 2014 (MalenaOcampo1 / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Race / Ethnicity


Hair Color


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • He is often spotted wearing glasses
  • Slightly wonky smile



Piero Barone (Right) and Gianluca Ginoble as seen in May 2015
Piero Barone (Right) and Gianluca Ginoble as seen in May 2015 (Ailura / Wikimedia / CC BY-4.0)

Best Known For

Being one of the three members of the Latin Grammy-nominated pop-opera group Il Volo. The other members of the group are Gianluca Ginoble and Ignazio Boschetto.

First Album

His music group released their first self-titled album in 2010 named II Volo which was certified ‘Platinum’ by the Federation of Italian Music Industry. The album also climbed to the 10th spot on the Billboard 200 and ranked first on the Classical Albums Charts.

First TV Show

He made his first TV show appearance in 2011 on the series finale of Entourage as a part of II Volo alongside members Gianluca and Ignazio.

Piero Barone’s Favorite Things


Piero Barone as seen in February 2018
Piero Barone as seen in February 2018 (Piero Barone / Instagram)

Piero Barone Facts

  1. He met the members of his music group during an Italian music competition show Ti Lascio Una Canzone where they were all competitors.
  2. Piero is the oldest member of the group with the other two members being more than a year younger than him.
  3. He along with Ignazio are the tenors in the group and his vocal range is aptly described as spinto tenor.
  4. Piero won the Festival Bruna Bennardo in Favara, Sicily in August 2008.
  5. Piero is often spotted wearing different glasses and is known to own more than 40 pairs.
  6. In February 2014, Piero and his band members met the Pope and gifted him their CDs Il Volo and Il Volo: We Are Love. To their surprise, the Pope was aware of the pop opera trio as they had performed in Argentina, the hometown of the Pope.
  7. Piero along with his group Il Volo appeared on Barbra Streisand’s tour in the fall of 2012.
  8. Piero’s musical talent was first recognized by his grandfather when he sang a song written by his grandfather at age of 5.
  9. Il Volo‘s 3rd studio album and 1st Christmas album titled Buon Natale: The Christmas Album was released on October 22, 2013, and it peaked at number #1 on the US Holiday Albums (Billboard) chart and the US Top Classical Albums (Billboard) chart. It was also certified ‘Gold’ by the Federazione Industria Musicale Italiana (FIMI).
  10. The first song that Piero sang with his fellow bandmates was a rendition of the popular Neapolitan song, O’ Sole Mio.
  11. Piero’s personality is more of a studious and serious kind in the group which balances the other guys’ more vivacious temperaments.
  12. On September 25, 2015, Il Volo released its 4th studio album titled L’amore si muove (internationally released under the title Grande amore) and Robyn Gallagher of Wiwibloggs stated; “‘L’amore si muove/Grande Amore’ shows Il Volo doing what they do best. The trio reliably deliver bold, passionate songs in Italian, English and Spanish, putting a modern spin on canzone classics as well as introducing new material.” Grande amore peaked at number #1 on the US Top Classical Albums (Billboard) chart as well as the US Latin Pop Albums (Billboard) chart, at number #2 on the US Top Latin Albums (Billboard) chart, and at number #5 on the US Top Classical Albums (Billboard) chart.
  13. Visit his band’s website @

Featured Image by Piero Barone / Instagram

Did we miss anyone?


  1. Piero!!! I’m your joy! Have you forgotten me all ready? I have not forgotten you for even a minute. I would like to continue our emails if that is possible? My children took away our chat but it seems we can continue using email. You and I have some good history past with nice emails. I would really like to continue. You are my secret and I am your joy. Should you reply I will maybe call you if you like or just gmail you. We will have to find a new email. I miss all of you, but Piero was special to me! Let’s pick up where we left off.. I haven’t been home in weeks, I go home tomorrow I’m hoping I have all your information at home in a book. I’m so delighted to see you and hear and see you alive and well I hope. Hope the migraine are staying away. It truly does give me great pleasure in writing. Tell G G hello, miss him too, but miss you the most. Tell Iggy helo also. I hope we can hook up somehow or at some times. Piero I hope my email to you doesn’t get pushed out to someone else. You’re my secret, and I’m your joy always. My old email wkimberling@gmail. But I will make a new one just for you and me. GG, Iggy and Piero. You all hold a special place in my heart. I’m signing off for now. I remain Your Joy” and you remain my secret!!!


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