|Origin||Ronciglione, Viterbo, Italy|
|Birthdate||25 December 1988|
|Eurovision Song Contest|
Marco Mengoni (born 25 December 1988) is an Italian singer-songwriter who came to fame in 2009 when he won his country's version of The X Factor. To date he has released four studio albums.He represented his home country in the Eurovision Song Contest 2013 with the song "L'essenziale", finishing in 7th place in the final with 126 points.