[11], 24 January 2006, Sony BMG released the DVD "Encore"; a concert at the Roman Theatre in Mérida, Spain, recorded on 7 October 2005, a documentary containing interviews with the artists and images of casting made to form the group. 27 November 2006 published his third studio album, recorded during the previous world tour, which titled "Siempre" with Steve Mac, Per Magnusson and David Kreuger in production. We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Unfortunately, due to the Covid19 virus, The Il Divo Cruise 2021 on the Empress of the Seas has been canceled. Remember that you can always unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails. An Evening With Il Divo: Live In Barcelona . In 2014, on the 10th anniversary of the publication of his first album they had sold over 28 million albums worldwide, achieving more than 50 number one sales and receiving 160 gold records and platinum in over 33 countries. The harmony parts at times fight with each other (all part of the adjustment), but you soon forget that as you listen to the music they offer. We’ll be performing in Mexico in April and May  2018. [39], The world tour began in Japan in February 2014 and travelled around the world, culminating on 1 November 2014 at The O2 Arena in Greenwich, London. [21] On 7 November 2006 the public was first compilation Il Divo Collezione. In December 2004, as their debut to society and to promote their first studio material, they offered their first concert at Gotham Hall in New York, representing five songs from the album live. Cowell conducted a worldwide search for young singers who were willing to embark on the project, a search that lasted nearly three years, from 21 January 2001, until 16 December 2003, when the fourth member, American tenor David Miller, was signed. The band was introduced by Simon in the year 2004 and comprises four male singers. [95], On 25 April 2007, Il Divo performed on American Idol in one of the "Idol Gives Back" episodes, which raised money for children in the US and Africa. [98][99], 20–30 September 2015, David Miller and Urs Bühler rode on motorbikes all in the name of charity. Naturally, this live set won't convince doubters, but those who have loved any of the group's five studio albums will find this a satisfying spectacle", "The world's foremost classical crossover quartet IL DIVO announce the initial United States and Canadian concert dates on the group's massive 2012 world tour, slated to cross six continents in the upcoming year. Il Divo is composed of four singers, three of whom are classically trained, from four countries:[4] German-born Spanish baritone Carlos Marín (b. October 13, 1968), two classically trained tenors Swiss Urs Bühler (b. July 19, 1971) and American David Miller, (b. April 14, 1973), and French pop singer-songwriter Sébastien Izambard (b. Additionally, they have collaborated with other artists. 1 on the Latin Albums Chart list, with 5 thousand copies sold in America in the first week, according to the magazine Billboard. Il Divo has always stood out for its peculiar mix of opera and pop in songs of different genres, and is the most important reference in the world of the crossover groups of classical music. 1 on the Billboard 200. On 9 June 2006, Il Divo performed the 2006 FIFA World Cup official song, "The Time of Our Lives", with R&B singer Toni Braxton live, at half-time, during the opening match between Germany and Costa Rica and again a month later at 9 July closing ceremony. They filmed the music video of the song in Slovenia. They also accompanied her in her Europe concerts. [92], So we talk about a new invention of musical style, hand own quartet, called Opera-Pop o Pópera, classified in the genre of contemporary music-. The male quartet originated in the United Kingdom in December 2003, bringing together singers Urs Bühler (Switzerland), Carlos Marín (Spain), David Miller (USA), and Sébastien Izambard (France). [26], On 12 December 2008, Il Divo performed at the final of Idol 2008 in the Stockholm Globe Arena. [44], Through Syco Music, the 6 November 2015 in Europa, 27 November in America and 25 October in Japan, is released seventh studio album "Amor & Pasión" (love and passion), produced by Colombian Julio Reyes Copello and mixed by Alberto Quintero, of work spanning a century of traditional tangos, smouldering boleros and classic mambos. [35] [19], Il Divo was named the Most Multinational UK No.1 Album Group in the 2006 edition of the Guinness Book of World Records.[20]. The gala award ceremony took place on 3 July at the Grosvenor House, a five-star hotel in London. In his first world tour they sold out, reaching 69 cities in 18 countries and this was followed by a more extensive tour in 2007 in which the group received standing ovations continuously in 30 countries. I understand that I can opt-out at any time by emailing at privacy@ildivo.com. Songs with new arrangements tailored to their distinguished voices. The virtuoso blending of operatic technique with romantic and popular song took the world by storm, with sales of over 22 million. Il Divo's live concerts sold over two million concert tickets worldwide just from their first four albums. Data storage: Database hosted in ADW Europe, S.L. It has been impossible to connect to the server for the registration of your data. [22][23], 21 November 2006 "Live at the Greek Theater" DVD containing the live concert held on 22 June 2006 at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, as part of his world tour 2006. "Il Divo" offers a pleasing mix of flavors, yet you can tell that they are just getting comfortable singing as an ensemble. 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We’ll be performing at some of the UK’s most Beautiful Castles. David and Urs are tenors, along with the baritone Carlos, they have long careers in the world of opera and classical music start from early vocal training. Il Divo was launched in fall 2004 with the single "Regresa a mí", debuting with the first album of the same name. [48] Then, they continue their advocacy for land in Japan, performing the song "Bésame mucho". Il Divo is the self-titled debut studio album to be released by classical crossover vocal group Il Divo, formed by Simon Cowell in 2004. (Vizcaya) (EU). In each concert on the tour was featured selections of songs from the album "Wicked Game", and other topics of his previous albums chosen by his followers/as. They closed 2009 with his first Christmas special intimate show entitled Celebrate Christmas with Il Divo, which included a traditional repertoire of favourite songs of the holiday season with an orchestra and special guests in the United Kingdom, USA and Canada. On 5 July 2015, while recording its eighth album Latin boleros, In 2005, they performed a duet English-French with Canadian, In 2009, they performed the song "Sortilegio de amor" for the soundtrack of the telenovela entitled, In 2013 they recorded a duet with British singer, Kazuo Matsunaga (Vice Chairman of the Board), Kenichiro Yoshida (Chairman, President and CEO), This page was last edited on 5 January 2021, at 02:12. [30] The DVD + CD includes two new songs in the repertoire of Il Divo "Bridge Over Trouble Water", the classic Simon & Garfunkel, and "The Impossible Dream" from the Broadway musical Man of La Mancha. Streisand: The Tour with Il Divo was ranked second for all tours during 2006, generating $92.5 million in gross sales. This recording captures all the songs that have established the group's popularity and an unedited version of the iconic song "Somewhere".[24]. No one can achieve the quartet at No.1 place. [42], On 23 March 2015, it was announced that Il Divo was the winner of the 2015 Silver Clef Award, giving them the coveted Classic PPL Nordoff Robbins Classical Award. The quartet records their songs in several languages Spanish ("Regresa A Mi", "Hasta Mi Final", "La Vida Sin Amor"), English ("Mama", "Amazing Grace", "Don't Cry For Me Argentina"), Italian ("Senza Parole", "Passera", "Notte Di Luce"), French ("Pour Que Tu M'Aimes Encore," "Le Temps des Cathedrales"), one in Latin ("Panis Angelicus") and a few in Portuguese("Volta Pra Mim") and Japanese ("Furusato"). ;[12], 25 October 2005 goes on sale in just seven countries, United States, Canada, Austria, Slovenia, the Netherlands, Sweden and Finland, studio album entitled "The Christmas Collection". [51] In Spain, debuted in first week of release, in the tenth position Spanish sales of Top 100 Álbumes.[52]. Il Divo debuted with "Regresa a mí", which thus became a worldwide success in 2004. A box with three CDs and a DVD that includes three studio albums: Il Divo, Ancora to which is added the song "The Time of Our Lives" and The Christmas Collection DVD and Encore along with a 20-page booklet with rare photos and a poster of each member of the quartet signed and dedicated to their fanes. On 6 September 2012, it was announced that Il Divo would release a "The Greatest Hits" album. Check your email inbox now, and please click on the link in the email we just sent you to confirm your subscription to the IL Divo newsletter. [36], The DVD "Live in London", published in mid-2011. Having just completed a six-month tour of America, Australia, and Europe, Il Divo then participated in all 20 concerts by Barbra Streisand in her North American tour as her special guests. French version produced and arranged by Alberto Quintero with new songs with French singers, partially or fully interpreted in French. In the first weeks they had already achieved double platinum in Norway and Ireland and the UK reached a historical fact as "Regresa a mí" was the first song sung in Spanish which reached No.1 on the British country. The IL DIVO 2012 world tour, the group's fourth, follows the release of the quartet's latest album, Wicked Game (on Syco/Columbia Records) and provides a new mark of achievement for the signature vocal blend and unique operatic arrangements which have captivated millions and launched a classical-crossover sensation", "Il Divo & Orchestra in Concert Tour Mundial", "Il Divo, el grupo de crossover clásico que ha roto records de ventas con más de 26 millones de discos vendidos en todo el mundo, ha lanzado su 6 º álbum de estudio "A Musical Affair" por Syco / Columbia Records en 5 de noviembre. Conquerint fans i les llistes de totes les dels països del món. [2] With 160 certified gold and platinum hits in 35 countries, it pioneered the genre of operatic pop, or "popera", in classical crossover music. [43], During the first decade of the group, in its first six studio albums published until 2014 ("Il Divo", "Ancora", "Siempre", "The Promise", "Wicked Game" and "A Musical Affair") Il Divo had interpreted lyrical and classical music genre fused with pop, ballads, church music, folk music or the musical genre songs. This January, put your resolutions on hold and dive into some great streaming picks. If you continue without changing your settings, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on the ildivo.com website. The track includes vocals from Darren Hayes, Natalie Bassingthwaighte, Pete Murray, Ella Hooper, Diesel, David Campbell, Alex Lloyd, Christine Anu, Luke Steele, Katy Steele, Casey Donovan, Damien Leith, Marlisa, Nathaniel, The Australian Children's Choir & special guest performance from (Red Hot Chili Peppers) Flea (playing Bass)", "Il Divo singer Sebastian Izambard's fight to save Sanfilippo kids through Hope for Isla and Jude charity song", PlayStation Official Magazine – Australia, Sony Institute of Higher Education Shohoku College, Sony Toshiba IBM Center of Competence for the Cell Processor, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Il_Divo&oldid=998369876, Articles with unsourced statements from July 2018, Articles lacking reliable references from September 2015, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. The flavours and sultry rhythms of Spain and Cuba, Argentina and Mexico give a nod to the quartet's beginnings. Music video by Il Divo performing Regresa A Mi (Unbreak My Heart). 16 January 2007 Il Divo started the tour to promote his fourth album Siempre in Asia, Australia and then passing first by touring Latin America Mexico, Colombia, Chile, Argentina and Venezuela in seven concerts that were a resounding success. The show was designed by creative director Brian Burke, who says that "Il Divo is the perfect modern fusion of opera, theater and concert. The video portions contain the complete 24-track performance; the CD is a truncated ten-cut sampler, designed as a bonus rather than the main attraction. Therefore their seventh studio album will consist of mainly this genre. Il Divo put a brand new face on well-known tracks, utilizing their extraordinary voices, visual appearance, and cultural variety to create their romantic mixture of classical and pop music to viewers all over the world. March 11th marks the 3rd year since the Great Eastern Earthquake and the ongoing recovery efforts. Similar Artists. limit, recover and delete your personal data. IL Divo’s New Album “Timeless” Now On Sale To celebrate their 15th Anniversary, the groundbreaking classical crossover group Il Divo (original members Spain’s Carlos … 1 US debut of "Ancora", the only classical crossover album has entered history at number No. The idea behind Il Divo came when Simon Cowell, inspired after listening to the Three Tenors, decided to form a multinational quartet of talented young singers to recreate the quality of Luciano Pavarotti, Jose Carreras and Placido Domingo. In the United States and Latin America it was released on 24 January 2006. The video, which is fictionalised, show the members leaving their various occupations and previous lives to become one group. Since its inception, Il Divo has enjoyed success worldwide, selling well over 30 million copies of its albums worldwide. [25], On 8 November 2008 was published the DVD At the Coliseum. Il Divo is a powerful and fascinating presence, in these years have been a great inspiration for me. I Believe in You is the result of a collaboration between Céline Dion and Il … Released on November 7, 2005 in the UK, it hit number one both in … © Copyright 2021 Il Divo all rights reserved. Since its debut in 2004, IL Divo has triumphed on the most important venues around the world, and has sold over 30 million records throughout its career. Il Divo (italienska för "manlig diva") är en internationell classical crossover-grupp som består av David Miller, Sébastien Izambard, Urs Bühler och Carlos Marín.. 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