|Benjamin Mascolo Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 9 in|
|Date of Birth||June 20, 1993|
Benjamin Mascolo is an Italian singer who came to the limelight as one half of the music duo from Modena in Italy named Benji & Fede that he had formed with his friend Federico Rossi, the pair having represented San Marino at the Mediterraneanvision Song Contest 1 held in Kalamata in Greece with the single Tutto per una ragione, finishing 5th in the finals. The two have released numerous songs like Best Song Ever (2014), dropped a number of albums such as 20:05 (2015) that got certified platinum by the ITA, and have bagged several awards including the MTV Europe Music Award for “Best Italian Act” in 2016. He has gained further popularity by posting covers of hit songs to their joint as well as his own personal YouTube channels. He has built a strong fanbase in social media with his Instagram account alone having accumulated more than 1.5 million followers as of October 2020.
Modena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
He went to Rosny College in Hobart in Tasmania.
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
66 kg or 145.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
He has dated –
- Bella Thorne (2019, 2020-Present) – He had a brief relationship with actress, dancer, model, and singer Bella in the year 2019. However, they again began dating in 2020. As they are mainly active on 2 different continents, their relationship has been a long-distance one.
Race / Ethnicity
He is of Italian descent.
He often tends to dye his hair in different shades.
- Defined jawline
- Cleft chin
- Six pack abs
- Tattooed body
Benjamin Mascolo Favorite Things
- Huge Fan Of – Ed Sheeran
- Lover Of – Tattoos having many interesting ones on his body such as an image of a heart on the center of his chest that sports a sign that reads “closed”
Source – TVOverMind.com
Benjamin Mascolo Facts
- He hails from Modena in Italy.
- He has stated that he had developed an interest in music early on in his life. He launched his eponymous YouTube channel in May 2008 and began posting his songs on it. He had met his partner Federico on the internet in December 2010 after which they started their collaboration as a YouTube cover group and had become a sensation in Italy following the release of their breakthrough song titled Tutta d’un fiato (2015). Benji & Fede has Federico as the lead vocalist and Benjamin on the guitar and they are known for their pop ballads and romantic lyrics.
- Benjamin has written most of his social media content in the Italian language.
- He has been a strong supporter of the LBGTQ+ community. He has posted a painting made by him on his Instagram account in April 2018, that showed a pride heart featuring 2 Lego-like people in the middle coming together. It has made sense that he is an ally as his girlfriend Bella has identified as pans*xual and so she would definitely be comfortable with someone understanding that.
- He had sat down to interview his favorite artist Ed Sheeran in March 2017, at the end of which he had requested him to write his name on his arm so that he could get it tattooed.
Featured Image by Benjamin Mascolo / Instagram