Born in Putignano, Bari on July 12th, 1979, Cristian Pugliese aka Kriss starts his career when 8 years old when, born in an artistic family, takes piano and keyboard lessons. From then on music becomes the fundamental aspect of his life. He works at various musical projects with local groups that play from rock to folk, from hip hop to jazz. At 16 he has the chance to perform with holder musicians who teach him precious lessons on how to caress the ears of the listeners through music. In 2001 he moves to Rimini as he wants to widen his circle of contacts and to find a more suitable environment..