Italian-German singer who rocketed to fame in 2011 because the winner from the 8th season of Deutschland sucht den Superstar, Germany’s version of American Idol. His debut record, Jackpot, continued to best out at #1 on both German and Austrian in 2011. He initial began performing being a singer in ’09 2009, producing his debut on Deutschland sucht den Superstar in 2011. His debut one “Contact My Name” peaked at #1 over the Germany, Austrian, and Swiss graphs. His father is normally from Italy and his mom from Germany. He wedded Deutschland sucht den Superstar costar Sarah Engels in 2013. Thereafter, the set produced the musical duo Sarah & Pietro. While contending on the 8th period of Deutschland sucht den Superstar, he was judged by Dieter Bohlen and Patrick Nuo.