The native Tuscan, originally pursued a career in law before transitioning into music in the early '90s. His early success came when he toured with Italian rock band, Zucchero, on their 1993 European tour. Bocelli achieved breakthrough worldwide success with his albums, Aria and Sogno, released in 1998 and 1999 respectively. Bocelli received worldwide recognition for these albums, and in 1999 he earned a nomination for Best New Artist at the Grammy Awards, marking the first time a classic artist had been honored in that category. Sogno became a worldwide smash reaching #1 on albums charts around the world and selling more than ten million copies.
Since bringing classical music to the forefront of the mainstream, Andrea Bocelli has continued to tour and record. The prolific recording star has released eight more studio albums and eight opera recordings. Bocelli's most recent effort is the digital album, Notte Illuminata, which was released in 2011. Bocelli embarked on the Notte Illuminata Tour in early 2011 and continues to perform at scheduled tour dates throughout the year. Don't miss a date on this inspirational musician's tour dates as they are scheduled. Use Eventful as your source for Andrea Bocelli concert tour information this 2011.