Rosalino Cellamare aka Ron (63) is in his 7th festival, 47 years after his debut! He has also won the festival once, in 1996 with Tosca and Vorrei incontrarti fra cent'anni.
He starts taking part in talent contests in his early teens, and at 16 he debuts in Sanremo. He continues taking part in various festivals and writes songs and releases albums. In late 1970's he concentrates for some years in acting in cinema and television, also abroad. In 1980's he returns to music and the real success arrives and continues until 90's.
In 2016 he did a sort of band Aid with many top artist for AISLA inclusing Bianca Atzei, Gigi D'Alessio, Giusy Ferreri from this year's Sanremo and Marco Mengoni, Arisa, Emma, Luca Barbarossa, Nek and Malika Ayane among others.
He has released nearly 30 albums in the past five decades. He retuns to Sanremo with L'Ottava meraviglia (Eight wonder)