Lastly, the redemption and the tour in full stadiums: “There are those that thought it was over, however at present I sing once more with my followers. is my greatest reply

A glass of wine – in the midst of the live performance – to toast his followers who’ve supported him and proceed to take action regardless of an absence of two and a half years. Like this Newest Final evening he opened the dance of his tour within the stadiums, with date zero on the Stadio Comunale de Bibione (offered out) earlier than 28 thousand current. A sigh of aid for the artist and for the followers after two years of ready. When Ultimo introduced his first stadium tour in 2019, he was virtually essentially the most profitable Italian artist of the second: an actual growth in his profession then, someway, placed on standby for an extended interval of stoppage of live shows as a result of pandemic. The next years have seen musical tendencies largely altered, new stars are born like Blanco (“I wrote him a message of compliments. Past the tastes, he has a honest writing that I appreciated lots”), however he additionally strikes the move of followers, typically weak and uncovered to information.

However the followers of Ultimo weren’t discouraged in any respect, contemplating the 15 dates, 11 stadiums and 10 offered out with 550 thousand tickets offered. Necessary figures in such a fragile second of restoration and modifications, as we mentioned, that we dwell on the earth of music, the place many artists battle to take care of a excessive hype, with the continual battle of streaming. A dwell present with wonderful manufacturing (curated by dwell live shows) these two hours, by which the Roman singer-songwriter reviewed, via a set of 24 songs assisted by an excellent band together with wind devices, choirs, drums, keyboards and bass, his dazzling profession, which in a short while introduced collectively 52 albums of platinum and 16 gold. Newest, Goodwill Ambassador Unicef ​​dal 2019has determined to donate a part of the proceeds from the sale of tickets for the tour to tasks to combat malnutrition and help vaccinations, water and sanitation programs in Mali, the place in 2020 he was on his first area mission.

Ultimo’s dwell journey continues in Florence (Stadio Artemio Franchi, Saturday June 11 and Sunday June 12, each offered out) and all through Italy after which ends with the double occasion in Milan (San Siro Stadium, July 23). and July 24, each offered out).

“This restart is a particular second for me as a result of I have been coming for 2 years the place each second of the day I considered my return dwell. – Ultimo tells us just a few hours earlier than the debut -. It’s also troublesome to search out the phrases to explain this sense. The whole lot I do I do for live shows, from information to day by day sports activities. Not solely the present was postponed, but additionally my life, which appeared to me with out perspective when, at a sure second, it appeared that every one the long run had no prospect of return. At that second I noticed that it was troublesome to return to normality, however now we’re right here and we give which means to my life and I attempt to dwell it to the fullest. I do know that within the skilled profession of an artist, like a journalist or a carpenter, there are ups and downs. it is like him Champions League, you can not assume {that a} group all the time wins and, when they don’t win, it isn’t an indication of weak spot. Quite the opposite. I don’t really feel arrived and, nevertheless in my profession, I’ll by no means remorse. I’m glad to search out my viewers once more, though it has modified in these two years. There are those that needed to resell the ticket on the official channels (the tickets accessible within the Ticketone FanSale are lower than 1% of the full offered, ndr), however for instance if a fan retains their ticket for 2 years, that makes me very glad. This tour (with ten offered out stops) Is it a center finger for individuals who thought it was over? As an instance that in recent times I’ve modified and I choose to reply in one other method (laughs; ndr)”.

In the course of the live performance, Ultimo addresses his followers to share an intimate and transferring speech: “I needed to speak about one thing that’s near my coronary heart and the phrase that involves thoughts is ‘ardour’. I do not wish to train anybody something as a result of I am not sufficiently old to show something and I wish to be something however a instructor. However I can communicate from my expertise that possibly it may be helpful to somebody.. I believe what’s actually vital in life is how a lot everybody lives inside their passions. I do not assume a ardour ought to be pursued only for a consequence, dwelling with a ardour is far more vital. For me it was music, for others it might be anything. What I wish to let you know in my little method is that the piano, this lovely instrument (which is coming in), you saved my life and now i will be againlike once I began in my little room, to play my songs, amongst different issues, I really wrote a few of these once I was 15 years previous. And are you aware what it’s? The need I’ve to play these keys has remained the identical as that boy had and the way lovely my bed room has turn into, now it is you”.

The stage is a huge U, with a big U-shaped construction that dominates the stage and is symmetrically mirrored within the catwalk that results in the viewers, lighting up at completely different instances of the present. For the primary time in Italy, 108 laser scanning factors of varied powers are used, which create three-dimensional architectural units. A part of the scene can be made up of Co2 geysers and flames, for a mixture of lights and particular results.

Ultimo’s live performance lights up with an instrumental intro and a set of lights that illuminate the stage whereas photographs of stars and planets seem on the mega-screens, recurring symbols within the singer-songwriter’s discography, which later seem within the opening notes of “Buongiorno vita” . , a track that begins the present. The narrative due to this fact begins with the daybreak of a brand new day rising over the world. On the finish of the live performance, Ultimo sits on stage on the piano to greet the viewers with “Desires hanging”.. On the enormous screens, the photographs that run via his historical past: the primary piano rehearsals as a baby, the trail to dwell exhibits, the live performance within the empty Colosseum, the dwell performances within the arenas and the Olympic illuminated in 2019 by lights of the cell. The telephones. Within the closing notes of the track, Ultimo introduces the members of the band that accompany him on this journey. The U of the stage that lights up for the ultimate greeting to the general public, with an explosion of confetti and streamers and on the enormous screens the phrases “For whom it’s the final and value”, closes the act.

Introduction 1. Good morning life 2. The place the ocean ends 3. These boys 4. Falling into your eyes 5. The dance of uncertainties 6. Poetry with out veils 7. Enter my coronary heart 8. Nothing 9. Little star 10. Hypochondria 11 Over the Finish + Instrumental // Acoustic Band 12. You By no means Know The place To Go Medley, Superheroes, The Boy Who Counted The Stars, That Home We Had In Thoughts, The Solely Power I Have, Tonight, Peter Pan 13. Fairy Fail Tales 14. Swallows on a leash 15. Fateme Cantà 16. Your information 17. Planets 18. I dedicate the silence to you // Piano & Vox 19. Probably the most fragile star within the universe 20. Giusy 21. White butterfly 22. That thread that makes use of it Une / All This Is You 23. September 22 – Bis 24. Hanging Desires

(Photograph by Francesco Prandoni)

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