A Croatian cellist named Stjepan Hauser and Italian singer Benedetta Caretta have been captivating audiences on social media with their mesmerizing cover songs.
Hauser, known as one of the founding members of the band 2CELLOS alongside Luka Šulić, has been creating viral videos featuring well-known cover songs since 2011.
Recently, Hauser has been collaborating with his Italian counterpart, Benedetta Caretta. In a performance that went viral on YouTube, Caretta is seen wrapped in Hauser’s arms as she delivers a soulful rendition of Whitney Houston’s “I Will Always Love You.”
Although Caretta’s face remains unseen in the video, the couple’s chemistry and musical synergy have garnered over 6 million views, capturing the hearts of fans worldwide. Hauser, born on June 15, 1986, launched his YouTube channel in 2009, amassing over 1 billion views with a collection of viral videos.
In another captivating performance, the duo takes on Celine Dion’s “My Heart Will Go On,” with Caretta’s face still out of the frame, prompting speculation whether it’s a result of poor camera work or a deliberate artistic choice.
During the lockdowns imposed by the coronavirus pandemic, Hauser and Caretta joined a multitude of musicians in using their music to uplift and inspire. They recorded a split-screen video over the internet, once again touching the hearts of millions with their rendition of Mariah Carey’s “I Will Always Love You.”
With their harmonious covers, Hauser and Caretta have garnered a devoted following who eagerly anticipate their future collaborations, hoping for more of their enchanting musical videos.