Pietra Montecorvino is an Italian singer and actress, born in Naples, Italy in 1962.Montecorvino made her debut in the film FF.SS. in 1984. With fellow actor Renzo Abore she released a single called "Sud" from the film the same year. She later went on to star in movies like "La Ciorta de Feliciello" and "Cavalli Si Nasce." She did not release her first album "Segnorita" until 1991, when she was nearly 30 ." She is known for her very raspy voice and emotional delivery. Montecorvino has appeared on the British program "Later With Jools Holland."