Piero Pelù

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Piero Pelù
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Background information
Born (1962-02-10) February 10, 1962 (age 53)
Origin Florence, Italy
Genres Alternative rock
Occupation(s) Singer
Years active 1980–Present
Labels Sony BMG
Associated acts Litfiba
Website www.pieropelu.com

Piero Pelù (born February 10, 1962) is an Italian rock singer and songwriter, best known for his work with the famous Italian rock band Litfiba. He was born in Florence.

In July 1999, Pelù quit Litfiba due to tensions between him and guitarist Ghigo Renzulli.

In 2000, he released his first solo album Né buoni né cattivi.

In 2002, his duet with an Indonesian popstar, Anggun, entitled "L'amore immaginato" reached No.1 in the National Italian Airplay Charts for over two months.

Pelù's powerful vocal timbre and range falls within the baritone category.

In 2009, Back in Litfiba with historical founder Ghigo Renzulli.

In 2013, he appeared as one of the four judges on The Voice of Italy.





  • Perfetto difettoso (Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, 2000) ISBN 88-04-48691-0
  • Identikit di un ribelle, (Rizzoli Editore, 2014)

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