VERONA, 28 APR – All lined up in Piazza Bra in Verona to enter the Arena, where tonight – in front of about 12 thousand spectators – the Maneskin will perform for the first time after the successes and awards obtained around the world and the recent double performance at the Coachella Festival. The US success of Damiano, Victoria (who today celebrates her 22nd birthday), Thomas and Ethan began last fall with two live specials in New York and Los Angeles and the presence as a special guest at the Rolling Stones concert in Las Vegas. They have also been guests on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon and popular talk shows Saturday Night Live and The Ellen DeGeneres Show and boast a 2021 American Music Awards nomination as “Favorite Trending Song” with “Beggin ‘”. They have been nominated by Billboard as Best New Artist of the Year, received an invitation from the Academy to the Grammy museum to read some of the nominations of the 64th edition and have been awarded as “Best New Alternative Artist” at the iHeart Music Awards 2022 in Los Angeles. With 10 diamond discs, 185 platinum and 42 gold globally and more than 4.5 billion streaming on all digital platforms, Maneskin are the most listened to Italians in the world on Spotify in 2021, the year that saw them protagonists of numerous successes, from first place at the 71 / o Sanremo Festival and the Eurovision Song Contest with the song “Zitti e buona” up to the “Best Rock” award at the MTV EMAs, the first victory of an Italian artist in an international category, the double nomination for the BRIT Awards as “International Group” and “International Song” and the inclusion of “I Wanna Be Your Slave” (triple platinum) in the “Top 10 Tracks of 2021” according to BBC. (HANDLE).