Sister Cristina, the winner of The Voice of Italy 2014 leaves the consecrated life: now she is Cristina Scuccia – PHOTO

To see her without a veil she is almost unrecognizable. Sister Christinathe winner of The Voice of Italy of 2014, he decided to leave the consecrated life. Today is Cristina Scuccia and faces his new life, always dedicated to the world of music. It was Scuccia herself who told of her choice Very true.

“If I look back I look at my journey with a deep sense of gratitude. Change is a sign of evolution but it’s always scary because it’s easier to anchor yourself to your certainties rather than questioning yourself. Is there a right or wrong? I believe that with courage one must only listen to one’s heart”, said the nun with the most famous voice in Italy in the living room of Silvia Toffanin, specifying that she does not intend to abandon her path of faith and that she is grateful for everything she has experienced up to now.

Born in 1988 in Vittoria (Ragusa) and raised in Comiso (Ragusa), she thrilled and amazed the audience right from the audition for the talent show The Voice of Italy presenting the cover of Alicia Keys’ “No One” and obtaining more than 90 million views on YouTube in one week with the video of the performance. During the edition of the Rai 2 talent show that saw her triumph, she duetted with artists of the caliber of Ricky Martin And Kylie Minogue. Anticipated by the cover of Madonna’s “Like a Virgin”, her first album “Sister Cristina” (Universal Music Italia) was released in December 2014. The following year she was in the cast of “Sister Act”, the musical directed by Xavier Marconi which sees her playing the role of Sister Maria Roberta, while in 2016 she is among the protagonists of “Titanic – The Musical”. Also in 2016 he participates in the World Youth Day in Poland where he performs in front of more than 2 million people, takes the stage of the Wroclaw stadium in Wroclaw (Poland) for the concert “Singing Europe” and is in the cast of the Christmas concert at the Lincoln Center in New York, a charity event of the diocese of Brooklyn in support of the Futures in Education project.

Together with the Swiss singer Patrick Scott in 2018 he made a cover of “Hallelujah” by Leonard Cohen. In the same year she released the single “Felice”, which anticipates her second album with the same title and which she presents live on the occasion of the JoyFest 2018 – Eucharist Seminars Festival in Jakarta. More than 200,000 young people attended his concert in Brazil on the occasion of the 2018 Halleluya Festival. In June 2019 he took the stage at the ForrásPont International Eucharistic Congress in Budapest, while in August 2021 he took part in the Festiwal Muzyki Chrzescijanskiej Jasna Góra in Czestochowa ( Poland). Her voice reaches abroad, where she is hosted on various television programs to talk about her deep faith and strong passion for music such as The Voice and Le Grand Show de Calogero in France, the Helene Fisher Show in Germany and the Today Show in the United States. In 2019 she is among the competitors of the American talent show The World’s Best broadcast on CBS and the 14th edition of Ballando con le stelle broadcast on Rai1.

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