20 Facts About Annalisa


Subsequently, Annalisa participated in the Sanremo Music Festival 2013 with the song "Scintille" and finished ninth.


Annalisa participated at the Sanremo Music Festival 2015 with the song "Una finestra tra le stelle" and finished fourth.


Annalisa received several awards, including a MTV Europe Music Award, a Wind Music Award and a Lutezia Award for her songwriting, and nominations at the Kid's Choice Award and World Music Awards.


Annalisa has released 7 albums and 32 singles as a solo artist, receiving 23 platinum and 12 gold certifications and selling over 1.9 million copies.


Annalisa grew up in Carcare and studied music and singing from an early age.


In 2011 Annalisa took part at the 10th edition of the Italian talent show Amici di Maria De Filippi where she finished second and received the critics' prize.


Also during 2013, Annalisa represented Italy at the OGAE Song Contest with the song "Alice e il blu", the second single from the album Non so ballare, and finished third.


In December 2013 Roberto Casalino, the author of many Annalisa's songs, announced that "Tutto sommato" from the second studio album Mentre tutto cambia, featured on the soundtrack of the Dutch film Toscaanse Bruiloft.


On 1 April 2014, Annalisa made a guest appearance on Incredibile, the new studio album of Moreno, featuring on the song "Ferire per amare".


Annalisa collaborated with Italian rapper Raige, on the single "Dimenticare", released on 9 December 2014.


On 12 September 2015, Annalisa announced the release of the album's fifth single, via her official Facebook page.


Annalisa participated at the Sanremo Musical Festival 2016 with the single "Il diluvio universale", finishing eleventh.


On 30 August 2017, Annalisa revealed she was working on her next studio album and on 13 October, the first single, "Direzione la vita", was released.


Annalisa took part at the Sanremo Music Festival for the fourth time in 2018 and finished third, with the song "Il mondo prima di te".


On 29 November 2019, Annalisa released the single "Vento sulla luna", featuring vocals by Italian rapper Rkomi.


In 2020, Annalisa collaborated with J-Ax for "Supercalifragili", as the third single from rapper's album Reale, and with Achille Lauro in "Sweet Dreams".


On 10 June 2022, Annalisa was featured on Boomdabash's single "Tropicana", which peaked at number 3 on the FIMI Singles Chart, becoming her tenth song to reach the top ten of the chart.


On 26 August 2022, Annalisa announced through an interview with Vanity Fair Italia that her new single "Bellissima" would be released on 2 September 2022, before receiving its live debut at the Verona Arena on 7 September.


On 31 March 2023, Annalisa released the single "Mon amour".


Annalisa described the song as the next chapter of the story that started with "Bellissima", focusing on 'the state of limbo that comes after the disappointment of a failed relationship and before the readiness to start over and move on'.