Gigliola Cinquetti talked about herself in the round, in the living room of "Verissimo": from her childhood to her love for her husband Luciano
The debut on the stage of the Ariston when she was only 16, the resounding success that overwhelmed her and the meeting with the man of her life: Gigliola Cinquetti, guest of the new episode of Verissimo, told many anecdotes about her brilliant career and on its most intimate sphere.
Silvia Toffanin welcomed her in the studio with great warmth, recalling her recent participation in the Sanremo Festival 2021 – this time as a guest, after countless appearances as a singer in the competition. Cinquetti, who recently also became one of Serena Bortone's commentators in her show Today is another day, is resuming the ranks of her professional life after a forced stop that forced her to put the his many projects. Since that time in which he won the singing festival, conquering the entire Ariston theater with his splendid I am not old, the artist has never stopped.
"I love to travel, I can't wait to start over" – she admitted to Verissimo, then recalling a tender anecdote from her childhood – "As a child I watched the planes pass in the sky and I wanted to stay there". Gigliola Cinquetti is ready to leave again as soon as possible: “I want to go to the Far East, not only to Japan but also to Korea and Vietnam. And then in America and Europe. I went from 15 to 19 years always with the suitcase in hand “. Passionate explorer of the world, the singer decided to take root only when she became a mother.
“I got married and had my two children, so I stopped. I remember that I met Romina Power and she took her children everywhere ”- Cinquetti said -“ I, on the other hand, thought it was right that they went to school every day, so I was still. But I was happy to enjoy a normal, different life ”. Then the children grew up, and she returned to face her thousand adventures with the same enthusiastic gaze of a child.
However, her daily life is full of affections that surround her even in these difficult moments, in which she is forced to stay at home. First of all his sons Giovanni and Costantino, to whom he dedicated beautiful words: “They are very reserved, I am very proud of them. They are two magnificent people, they have great talents, skills, humility and sensitivity ”. But to have accompanied her throughout her life is her husband Luciano Teodori, a famous journalist.
The two have been together for 42 years, and their relationship is still very solid. “I got married at 29 to my eternal boyfriend. Our secret? Trust, loyalty, sincerity. And then it is a gift of life, this being together for so long "- revealed Gigliola Cinquetti -" I never get bored with him. I often get angry, but never get bored ”.