From dramatic Baritone to powerful Tenor, ‘The Voice‘ of Franco Corso will mesmerize you.
Enchanting and sophisticated, his talent is a culmination of what lies deep within his soul: passion personified revealing raw human emotion. His inspirations are drawn from classic luminaries such as Caruso, Bocelli, Pavarotti and Mario Lanza along with the allure and stature of Sinatra, Buble, Groban, Iglesias, Elvis and beyond. These influences are blended together as he takes audiences on a ‘Musical Journey Through Italy’ in his acclaimed sellout concert Tours throughout the US and Italy. Corso’s talent is galvanized with his multi-lingual finesse to deliver any of his songs in English, Italian, French and Spanish with Pop-Opera renditions and a unique ability to hold a note then transition into musical segue like an audio rainbow.
International recording artist, Italian singing sensation and consummate showman, Franco Corso melts hearts and instills passion with captivating vocals and his mesmerizing dramatic stage charisma. One of the most provocative vocalists on the current scene, his vocal sensual quality, endearing charm and superlative showmanship create an aura that brings any audience together as ‘Famiglia’.
Receiving countless standing ovations at theatres, arenas and concert halls, his sellout performances include Palm Beach’s Mar-a-Lago Club, Rhode Island’s Ocean House (one of 10 AAA Five Diamond resorts in the world), Pelican Hill Resort, the Eissey, Sunrise, Lyric Theaters, the Kravis Center, Seminole Hardrock and Scarlet Pearl Casinos, Wellington’s International Polo Club, The Pittsburg Symphony, Boston’s Berklee Performance Center accompanied by Mike Renzi, multi-Emmy award music-composer and Tony Bennett’s own musical director.
‘I love singing for a great cause’ – His stunning performance has been included at major charity events: PBS WXEL’s Women with Wings and Wisdom at Mar-a-Lago, the Annual National Gala Event for The American Heart Association at the Breakers, The Eric Trump Foundation to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Palm Beach in Italy Week benefitting Lincoln Center and Friends of the Uffizi Gallery, and many other philanthropic appearances.
A native of Sanremo nestled along the shores of the Italian Riviera, Corso’s began singing for his local church choir at the age of 6. This auspicious start paved the way for his marvelous musical journey that would eventually bring him to his adopted home in Florida, amassing legions of loyal fans worldwide inspired by his talent and determination. Franco returns to Italy every year (‘Back To My Roots’), where his American fan base can join him for an exclusive Concert Tour orchestrated by travel expert Lexye Aversa. Previous locations include Sorrento, Florence, Tuscany, Portofino, Sanremo, Lago Maggiore and Lago di Como.
Corso’s strive for excellence has resulted in ‘standing room only’ concerts throughout the United States, performing for President Donald Trump and his family on Valentine’s Day and sharing the stage with Mr. Las Vegas Wayne Newton and Connie Francis to name a few.
His national TV appearances include The Now and media campaign on NBC and CBS.
2013 brought a new chapter in the evolution of Franco Corso’s musical story with the release of his five original songs, which spawned his hit ethereal song ‘Angel’ and inspirational ‘You Give Me Wings’. Corso says his original songs are not just a ‘love letter’ to those who helped guide and influence his musical journey, but a testament to his passion and the realization of a 6-year old boy’s childhood dream come true.
Franco Corso has released a total of 6 Albums: ‘Italiano’, ‘Amore’, ‘Passione’, ‘Valentino’ and ‘My Italian Christmas’. His new Album ‘Classico’ featuring Pop-Opera International Classics in English, Spanish, Italian and French was released in summer 2016.