|Birth name||Adionilla Negrini Pizzi|
16 April 1919|
|Died||12 March 2011
|Genres||Pop, Rhythm and blues, Jazz|
|Labels||Italdisc, EMI, Ricordi , Columbia, Cetra|
|Associated acts||Giorgio Consolini, Gino Latilla|
Born as Adionilla Negrini Pizzi in Sant'Agata Bolognese, she was particularly famous in Italy during the 1950s and 1960s. She won the first edition of the San Remo Festival in 1951, singing "Grazie dei fiori", and she won also the second edition (1952), singing "Vola colomba".
- Marcello Giannotti (2001). L'enciclopedia di Sanremo (Encyclopedia of San Remo) (in Italian). Rome, Italy: Gremese.
- Nilla Pizzi website (Italian)
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