Benedetta Caretta is an Italian singer and songwriter. Benedetta Caretta is popular for her duet with Croatian cellist Stjepan Hauser and also for her participation in “Io Canto”.
Table of Biography
Benedetta Caretta was on July 1, 1996, in Carmignano di Brenta, Italy. Currently, she is 24 years old. She has not shared much information regarding her childhood and family. Hence, we have no information about her mother, father, siblings, and other family members.
Nevertheless, Musictory mentions that Benedetta started singing at the young age of three. She then participated in a singing show The Voice. Musictory also mentions that Benedetta studied linguistic in high school and her first musical experience was her participation in a program that allowed her to win a scholarship for the New York Film Academy.
Career and Professional Life
Benedetta Caretta is an Italian singer best known for her duets with the Croatian cellist Stjepan Hauser. Both Benedetta and Hauser shares their duets on their respective Instagram accounts. The pair has performed songs by several renowned artists like Camila Cabello, Céline Dion, Christina Aguilera, and Andrea Bocelli to name a few.
Some songs that the duo has performed include My Heart Will Go On, I Will Always Love You, Endless Love, Vivo per lei, Andrea Bocelli, Say Something, All By Myself, Love The Way You Lie, and Señorita among numerous others.
Moreover, Benedetta also joined Youtube on 17 March 2010. At present, she has 77k subscribers. Almost all of her uploaded videos are of her solo performances for hit songs like Señorita, My Heart Will Go On, and others. She posted her very first video on 5 November 2019 and so far has 145,921 views. It is titled Señorita – (Camila Cabello) Cover Benedetta Caretta.
More about her videos
Some other oldest videos on her channel are Always Remember Us This Way – (Lady Gaga From “A Star Is Born”), My Heart Will Go On – (Céline Dion from “Titanic”), Halo – (Beyoncé) Cover Benedetta Caretta, and Never Enough – (From “The Greatest Showman”) Cover Benedetta Caretta.
Additionally, Benedetta’s cover for the songs Always Remember Us This Way, Halo, Love The Way You Lie, Dance Monkey, and Señorita are the five most-watched videos on her channel. They have over 676k, 403k, 295k, 187k, and 145k video views respectively.
Moreover, Benedetta is also available on Apple Music with her covers for songs like Counting Down the Days, Unchained Melody, Gabriel’s Oboe, Profumo di limoni, Smile, The Winner Takes It All, and many more. Moreover, she is also the winner of the second series of RTI’s “Io canto”.
She also participated in The Voice and was a part of Raffaella Carrà’s team. She participated in the competition when she was 17 years old. Benedetta also had the opportunity to duet with famous singers, in particular she remembers with emotion the one with Michael Bublé. She also shared a clip of her performance with Michael on her Instagram account.
At the age of 5, Benedetta sang the Ave Maria solo at the wedding of the parish choir director. At the same age, she also began to attend the “Gioventù In Cantata” choir in Marostica, directed by Cinzia Zanon and followed by Manuela Mateazzi. Benedetta remained in the choir until 2009, often playing solo parts in the numerous concerts held throughout Italy.
Since 2007, Benedetta studies piano and from the same year, she also attended individual singing lessons with the teacher Floriana Fornelli at the Philharmonic Cittadellese. It was Floriana who directed her to the auditions of “Io Canto”. Then in 2008, she met with the American singer and Vocal Coach Cheryl Porter. Cheryl took Benedetta under her wing to give her valuable advice and start making her first CDs.
Subsequently, Cheryl advised Benedetta to participate in her first singing contest “50 years and surroundings”. This contest was held in Montecatini, where she ranked second in the Junior category. Then in September 2009, Cheryl organized a beautiful concert for Benedetta in the Church of Camazzole (Carmignano di Brenta, PD), recording a “sold out” event.
Benedetta thus had the opportunity to hold her first real “concert” of her own, entertaining the public not only by singing her beautiful melodies but also by presenting and explaining the songs to the public that had packed the church for the occasion.
Furthermore, in 2009, Luca Pitteri called Benedetta to participate in the auditions of the first edition of “Io Canto.” They immediately included her in the transmission of Canale 5 conducted by Gerry Scotti. Taking part in the ten episodes aired from 9 January to 20 March 2010, Benedetta won on televoting in the first episode with her interpretation of “My Heart Will Go On“.
Then in the following episodes, Benedetta presented numerous other international hits in competition, as well as having the pleasure and the honor of dueting with national as well as international singers like Karima, Bianca Ryan, Ron, Raffaella Carrà, David Foster, Elisa, and Katherine Jenkins. This helped her obtain numerous acclaim for the quality and for the mastery of her voice. Above all, Benedetta has been able to win the hearts of many Italian fans with her smile and simplicity and now she is earning the hearts of many international fans too.
They further called Benedetta for the second edition of the same broadcast that took place from 14 September to 11 December 2010. She won 7 out of 11 episodes on televoting and won the season in the end. During 2010, Benedetta was awarded as “Excellent Woman” together with 10 other important protagonists of the Italian cultural and artistic world.
Similarly, Benedetta participated in concerts of national interest contributing in some cases to raising funds for important charity projects. Luca Pitteri also followed her and then VP Boyle followed her in August 2011 at the New York Film Academy. In the Film Academy, Benedetta attended a one-month course in Musical Theater. Furthermore, Benedetta, from 15 September 2011, participates as Special Guest in the third edition of “Io Canto”.
Officially, Benedetta’s current relationship status is suspected to be dating. However, her strong chemistry with the Croatian cellist Stjepan Hauser has the international fans suspect that the duo might be romantically involved as well. However, both of them have not yet disclosed whether they are lovers or just a dynamic pair performing together.
Additionally, Hauser has also shared a few posts with captions like “Family is growing”, “Autumn, the most romantic season… 🍁”, and “Family life” among others. These captions have further confused their fans whether they are lovers or not. Moreover, sharing duets at the time of quarantine is also another base to speculate that they might be romantically involved.
Moreover, in the past, Benedetta has been linked with a guy named Alberto Urso. The rumored lovers shared their passion for singing. Alberto is the winner of the 2018 edition of Amici di Maria De Filippi. However, there is no evidence of their dating since their photos together are not available on Instagram anymore.
There is no information related to Benedetta Caretta’s body measurements. However, she has a slim body structure with dark brown eyes and hair of the same color. She also has a heart shape tattooed on her forearm. Moreover, she is also popular for her beautiful smile along with her equally beautiful voice.
When Benedetta shared an old video clip of her performance with Michael Buble, some people commented on the change of her physical appearance. Some pointed out that she might have done a nose job, to which other people said that whether or not she did a nose job doesn’t matter since her voice is good just like before. Another person also commented that as long as she is happy with her appearance, that is all that matters.
Benedetta Caretta is very active on her Instagram account. Her username is @benedettacaretta and she has gained 347k followers on her account with 75 posts as of April 2020. Many of her posts are of her solo singing and duet with the Croatian cellist Hauser alongside some personal photos of her travels.
Moreover, she also has a Youtube channel with 111k subscribers. Benedetta also joined Twitter in June 2019 and so far has 94 followers at present. She also has a Facebook page with 1183.3k followers. We can contact her at [email protected] for business inquiries.
Talking about her net worth, there is no information available. Nevertheless, she might earn through her cover songs and songs in Apple music and other platforms.