With a Voice that melts hearts and instills passion, Franco Corso is the newest Classic Crossover Artist on the International scene. His voice runs from baritone to tenor with magical quality that seems to hypnotize and mesmerize. Powerful, Enchanting and Sophisticated, his talent is a culmination of what lies deep within his soul: passion personified and raw human emotion.
His inspirations are drawn from classic luminaries such as Caruso, Bocelli, Pavarotti and Mario Lanza. These influences are blended together as he takes audiences on a ‘Musical Journey Through Italy’ in his acclaimed sellout concert Tour in the US. Corso’s talent is galvanized by his ability to render any of his songs in English, Italian, French and Spanish with Pop-Opera transitions.
International singing sensation and consummate showman, Franco Corso melts hearts and instills passion with captivating vocals and mesmerizing charisma.
Franco receives 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 Casino, Wellington’s International Polo Club, Boston’s Berklee Performance Center with multi Emmy award music-composer and Tony Bennett’s accompanist Mike Renzi.
‘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 and The American Humane Association – ‘Hero Dog Awards Gala’, coming up September 2016 at the Beverly Hilton.
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. Previous locations include Sorrento, Florence and Portofino and this upcoming summer, the ‘Lure of Italian Lakes’ on Lake Maggiore and Como with travel expert Lexye Aversa.
Corso’s strive for excellence has resulted in ‘standing room only’ concerts throughout the United States, performing for Presidential candidate 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 5 Albums: ‘Amore’, ‘Passione’, ‘Italiano’, ‘Valentino’ and ‘My Italian Christmas’ with much acclaim and rave comments. His new project ‘Classico’ featuring Pop-Opera International Classics in Italian, Spanish, French and English will be released August 1, 2016 worldwide.