Selena Gomez Gets Birthday Serenade from Famed Italian Singer [VIDEO]by Thomas Chau | PopCrush
Selena Gomez got an early birthday present yesterday from famed Italian singer Tony Renis, who serenaded the young star with an early birthday song. Click on the video above to watch Gomez getting swooned by Renis.
Gomez, who turns 22 on Tuesday, July 22, posted a short video of Renis singing ‘Happy Birthday’ to her on her Instagram account. Gomez writes in the caption of the video, “One of my favorites songs in the world was written by this lovely man. Tony Renis! already an amazing birthday #geekinout #butimfeelin22.”
Renis, 76, has been singing and songwriting since 1969. He has also acted in various Italian films.
Gomez has been updating her Instagram account during her trip in Italy, despite some backlash she received over her ‘Pray for Gaza’ post. She was visiting the European country to attend the Ischia Global Film & Music Festival to accept the Global Icon Award.