What do YOU get when you mix Amy Winehouse, Adele, and Sam Smith sounds with a 18-year-old passionate singer/songwriter…
Sofia Zaros is a soulful Indie Pop Musician with a distinctive vocal style that is both soft as velvet and strong as steel. Her emotional singing is channeled through her rebellious and unconventional teenage personality.
Sofia was born in Treviso Italy in 2004, she has been living in Singapore from 2005 to 2019. She has moved then to Dublin where she has made it her own home.
When Sofia was only 18 months old, she headed to the stage, grabbed a microphone and belted out Celine Dion’s version of “My Heart Will Go On”. She started performing when she was 8 years old and currently studies singing, piano, songwriting and ballet.
International performance and competition experience:
- December 2022 –
- November 2022 –
Sofia was accepted to audition for Area Sanremo
- October 2022 –
Sofia won the first place of the Contest NYCanta , broadcast from the Oceana Theatre in New York globally by the Italian National and International Television Rai/Rai Italia
- July 2022 –
She made it to the fourth place of the televised contest by Nokep TV organised by Saifam Music and Sony Italy
- February 2021 –
in 2021 Sofia did her first online gig at AP Studios Dublin singing both original songs and covers. https://www.youtube.com/live/JWqkAvRqG_A?feature=share
- 27 August 2020 –
From Italy to Singapore and then to Dublin. UN DOMANI, the debut single by Sofia Zaros is being released at midnight tonightThe song talks about the life of a teenager in lockdown experiencing the highs and lows all the while still hoping for a better future.The single, written in Italian, will simultaneously be available on radio and on all digital platforms, also in the English version titled “MY TOMORROW”.⠀
Label: Rusty RecordsManager: Cristian Gallana
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- October 2019 –
Sofia performed in the final of NY Canta, a singing festival broadcast worldwide by Rai Italia with her song “Mi Perdero”
- December 2018 – Participation in the Charity CD “Un ponte di solidarietà” by Marystar to benefit the Rotary Club initiative for the victims of the Ponte Morandi in Genova.
- August 2018 – Qualification for the finals of the contest “La Bella e la Voce” in Vietri sul Mare.
- July 2018 – Performer in the show held by the “Sylvia Young Theater School” in London at the end of the Musical Theater Summer Course.
- July 2018 – Semi-finalist of the International Unsigned Only Competition both for the Screen Shot and Teen category (approximately 6,000 entries were narrowed down to 800 semi-finalists).
- July 2018 – Recording of the video of her song “Dying to know”, chosen for the soundtrack of the short movie “Sofia” by director Christian Antonilli.
- July 2018 – Opening Gala Dinner performer for “Voci d’Oro”.
- July 2018 – 1st Place winner in national singing contest “Voci d’Oro” in Montecatini, Tuscany, Italy.
- April 2018 – Finalist in the Italian national singing competition “Vocine Nuove di Castrocaro” in the “Junior” category.
- March 2018 – Featured soloist at Voices of Singapore Festival.
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SOFIA ZAROS @ 2023