MSC BELLISSIMA NAMING CEREMONYEVENT AND SPECIAL GUESTS
MSC Cruises’ new flagship MSC Bellissima has come into service after a glittering naming ceremony held on March 2nd.
The new addition to the MSC Cruises fleet has become the largest ship to be launched in Southampton.
The event has captured the essence of the ship’s name Bellissima, which means “possessing intense beauty, delighting the senses,” with a stunning array of live entertainment and performances by world renowned guests.
Considered the most popular Italian actress of all time, she has won numerous awards, including an Oscar for her role in La Ciociara (Two Women). Loren is godmother to the entire MSC Cruises fleet.
A record holding artist, of concerts in front of huge audiences, he beat all disco records. He has always been committed to spreading messages of positivity, hope, and perseverance at a global level, and in supporting social causes with the Andrea Bocelli Foundation.
Matteo Bocelli is an Italian tenor and musician. On July 2016, Matteo made his debut as a tenor in front of twelve thousand spectators at the Teatro del Silenzio. Performing alongside the likes of Leo Nucci and Sumi Jo, he sang arias from operas by Giuseppe Verdi.
In March 2017, Matteo participated in the David Foster and Friends competition for the Horatio Alger Award, in Washington. In 2018, he collaborated with his father on the song ‘Fall on me’, which is part of Bocelli Sr.’s album ‘Sì’.
Cirque du Soleil at Sea
MSC Cruises and world leader in live entertainment
Cirque du Soleil have partnered to offer a unique onboard
entertainment experience on our Meraviglia generation
ships, each featuring its purpose-designed multi-millioneuro
entertainment and dining venue, the Carousel
Here guests can enjoy dinner or cocktails before watching the
Cirque du Soleil at Sea performances.
Discovered by Storm Modelling Agency at the age of 14, Holly swiftly became the face of Rimmel and body of Pretty Polly, and is now the face of Garnier Nutrisse Pearly Blondes and BB Cream, as well as Brand Ambassador for M&S. She is the author of children’s books with her sister Kelly and two baby books.
Winner of Best Male at the 2016 MOBO Awards, Best collaboration with Bastille at the 2018 NME Awards, 14 x Brit nominee and 6 x Grammy awards nominee, Craig is a singer, songwriter, rapper, record producer and DJ who needs no introduction. With 15 million albums sales worldwide, 5 million singles and over a billion streams to his name.
From his Number 1 debut album “Born To Do It” to chart-buster “Following My Intuition” 19 years later in 2016, this man’s music goes straight to the heart and stays there.
Leee John of Imagination
As a Singer, Songwriter, Producer & Director he continuously delivers across multiple music genres, with a distinctive combination of soul, funk, Brit jazz with a classic contemporary retro sound with the critically soul acclaimed new album “Retropia”.
Nile Rodgers & Chic
As the co-founder of CHIC, Rodgers pioneered a musical language that generated chart-topping hits like “Le Freak” and sparked the advent of hip-hop with “Good Times”. Nile Rodgers transcends all styles of music across every generation with a body of work that’s won him inductions into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame (2017) and the Songwriters Hall of Fame (2016).