Nilla Pizzi

po_Pizzi-NillaNilla Pizzi (April 16, 1919 – March 12, 2011) was an Italian singer.

Born as Adionilla Negrini Pizzi in Sant’Agata Bolognese, she was particularly famous in Italy during the 1950s and 1960s. She won the first edition of the San Remo Festival in 1951, singing “Grazie dei fiori”, and she won also the second edition (1952), singing “Vola colomba”.