Nov 4 2010 By Carla Callaghan
SICILIAN singer and musician, Pino Leto is taking
The singer moved from
Pino is so famous for his music throughout
The singer and dad-of-one has brought his array of songs to piano bars and restaurants all over
The 45-year-old even counts Simple Minds frontman Jim Kerr as a close friend.
Supporting fellow Italian singer, Zucchero at his gig in
He said: “I had the honour to support Zucchero, he is one of my favourite artists.
“I still couldn't believe it, even weeks after I did it - I talked to him and had dinner together which was fantastic, he is not a big diva - he is like one of the guys.”
Managing his 16-year-old son’s rock band Well Known Secret is also top of Pino’s priorities, but does admit he would love Sonny to follow in his footsteps: “It is a completely different genre for Sonny’s band - I would love for Sonny to do it, but I never push him into anything.”
Speaking about whether his fame in
“They seem to like me, so that is good.”
Whilst on a trip to
Speaking about Jim, Pino said: “I met Jim Kerr at his hotel in
“He is a nice guy, another one who is not a diva.
“I would love to do something with Jim Kerr but I don't think I would be that lucky in my lifetime.”
Moving from sun-soaked
“I am like an adopted Glaswegian, I love
For tour dates and to hear Pino’s songs, please visit his MySpace page at www.myspace.com/pinoletomusic