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Damiano David Net Worth
Damiano David in 2022 has estimated net worth of up to $3 Million.
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Full Biography of Damiano David
Damiano David is an Italian singer, frontman of the Måneskin group, which won the Eurovision Song Contest 2021. Now the artist prefers the “gypsy style”, wears hats, earrings and necklaces, follows fashion.
Childhood and youth
Damiano David was born on January 8, 1999 in Rome, Italy, Capricorn by zodiac sign. The boy’s parents divorced, he was raised by his mother. As a child, the musician most of all loved to play with a cat and wrestle with his brother Jacopo, who, by the way, was larger. The Italian entered the classical lyceum, but dropped out in 2014 for the sake of a career as a rock star.
As a teenager, Damiano David played in the junior team of the Eurobasket basketball club in Rome, which, according to him, taught discipline and helped to achieve success. The guy was fast and was considered a promising athlete. The team later made it to Serie A2 after Virtus Roma withdrew from the competition due to debts.
In 2016, Damiano David joined Måneskin, a band founded by bassist Victoria De Angelis and guitarist Thomas Raggi when they were still in high school. Ethan Torcio later joined the line-up. At first they auditioned other vocalists and even one girl, but she did not want to live in the capital.
Later, the bassist admitted that in the early years of her musical biography she created about 10 groups, and Damiano was one of the first. But instead of metal, he offered to make pop music, and he was rejected. De Angelis was Danish on her mother’s side and coined the name Måneskin, which means “Moonlight” in her native language.
In 2017, the team participated in The X Factor show, the guys took 2nd place, losing to Lorenzo Licitra. The group was mentored by Manuel Agnelli, leader of the Afterhours ensemble, formed in Milan in 1985 and named after a song by the Velvet Underground.
Damiano David has already mastered the image of a scandalous frontman and at one of the performances went on stage in his shorts. The musicians became known throughout the country, their photo appeared on the cover of the Italian version of Rolling Stone magazine, the Romans were even called the “revelation of the year”.
In 2018, the group released the single Morire da Re, in the autumn in Milan, the rockers warmed up the audience before the Imagine Dragons concert. In September, the song Torna a Casa was recorded, the release took first place in the charts and became five times platinum.
On October 26, 2018, the first studio album II Ballo della Vita (“Dance of Life”) appeared, a video for the song Le Parole Lontano was released, on October 20, 2020 the track Vent’anni was presented to the public. In 2021, Måneskin won the Sanremo festival, the national selection for Eurovision, ahead of Francesca Mikielin, Fedez and Ermal Meta.
On May 22, 2021, Måneskin won the competition, which took place in Rotterdam, performing the song Zitti e Buoni. True, the victory was overshadowed by allegations of drug use: on the video, which was conducted in the green room, Damiano David suspiciously bent over the table, it seemed to some that the singer was sniffing cocaine. David announced that he was ready to take the test and prove his innocence.
On May 24, 2021, the European Broadcasting Union confirmed that the vocalist was not taking drugs. The organizers expressed concern that the fake news had eclipsed the spirit of the event and negatively affected the mood of the group.
Most of the accusations came from the French, offended by the 2nd place. On Instagram, the winners were nobly supported by the singer Barbara Pravy, whom Måneskin passed over. So the issue was closed.
During David’s participation in The X Factor, actress and TV presenter Alba Parietti admitted that she was in love with him. The rocker himself stated that he received several “advance payments” from older ladies after the show.
At concerts, Damiano David sometimes kissed the guitarist or knelt down, imitating oral sex, which caused rumors about his homosexuality. But the frontman said that he was attracted to women, and of any type of appearance.
Until the spring of 2017, Damiano David was engaged to a girl named Lucrezia Petrakka. At the beginning of 2021, there were rumors about a relationship with model Georgia Soleri, who confirmed the information on Instagram, saying that they had been dating for 4 years. The Italian was born in 1995 in Rome, starred in an advertisement for Moretti beer.
Since 2012, the girl’s personal life has been overshadowed by illness. Soleri suffered from vulvodynia, a pathology that caused chronic pain in the female genital organs. The attacks were accompanied by chills, forcing him to wake up at night with screams and tears.
Because of these problems, Georgia was thrown many times, called cold, deceitful, afraid of sex, advised to masturbate more. The life of the model is full of restrictions: you can not wear tight jeans, tights, synthetic underwear, eat sour and sweet foods, drink alcohol.
David became the first boyfriend who understood and accepted her, and now the lady has finally found harmony with herself.
Damiano David’s height is 183 cm, weight is 75 kg.
Damiano David now
On March 19, 2021 Måneskin released their second album Teatro d’Ira: Vol. 1 (“Theatre of Anger”), which reached number one on the charts and was certified platinum. The CD was recorded entirely live to recreate the spirit of the 70’s bootlegs that David loved to listen to.
The name of the record meant rebellion against the oppressors, but elegant and calm, that is, theatrical. Critics found influences from Sonic Youth and Arctic Monkeys in the new songs .
Damiano David Discography
With the Måneskin group:
- 2018 – Il ballo della vita
- 2021 – Teatro d’ira: Vol. one
Interesting Facts about Damiano David
- On the body of Damiano David there is a tattoo depicting himself in a crown of thorns, the inscription Chosen (“Chosen One”), wings, and a tattoo in the form of a jellyfish in the place where he really received a burn from this creature.
- Måneskin is the first band to win the Eurovision Song Contest since 2006 when Finns Lordi won. It is also a long-awaited triumph for Italy since 1990, when Toto Cutugno took 1st place.
- Damiano’s Instagram page has a photo with both of them and Francesco Totti. On The X Factor, David appeared in the club’s yellow and red T-shirt, and once, before the Roma game with Genoa, the fans sang the song Måneskin.