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Born in Genoa on the 15th March 1968, Sabrina attends a college specializing in linguistics. At just 15 years of age she is crowned Miss Lido (the same title which was held by Sophia Loren years earlier) and shortly afterwards she is elected Miss Liguria. In 1986 she begins her career as a showgirl and is chosen for the transmission ‘Premiatissima’ with Johnny Dorelli.Shortly afterwards Sabrina takes part in ‘Grand Hotel’ and at the same time Claudio Cecchetto produces her first single ‘Sexy Girl’ which goes straight into the German and Italian charts.
In 1987 Sabrina takes part in the ‘Sandra and Raimondo show’, her first album entitled ‘Sabrina’ is released that same summer. With the single ‘Boys’ Sabrina obtains the top spot in the European and South American charts: in Spain she is considered a true sex symbol thanks to her Mediterranean beauty.In England, the trio Stock, Aitken and Waterman produce her single ‘All of me’ which enters the UK top ten, at the same time her single ‘My Chico’ of which she is co-writer goes to the top spot in Italy. After completing a sell-out tour concluding at the Olympic stadium in Moscow, Sabrina returns to TV with ‘Odiens’. In 1990 Giorgio Moroder produces her second album ‘Super Sabrina’ and she takes part in the programme ‘Ricomincia da 2’ with Raffaella Carrà.
In 1991 she pairs up with Jo Squillo at the Sanremo festival and together they perform ‘Siamo Donne’ which is included in her third album ‘Over The Top’, the same year, after a grueling tour she returns to Canale 5 to present ‘Bellezze Sulla Neve’. in the following months Sabrina undertakes a radical change after an extended period in the recording studio. In the summer of 1994 the fruits of a new career can be seen, with the production team Monti – Zaffret – Portaluri her single ‘Rockawillie’ does well in the European charts. The collaboration proceeds with the mix ‘Angel Boy’ which sees Sabrina team up with one of the UK’s top rappers Neal A.D.‘Maschio Dove Sei’ is Sabrina’s first album entirely in Italian, produced by Massimo Riva and released in 1995 the album enjoys a good reception in most of Europe.In November 1995 Sabrina makes her theatre debut in a modern, comical version of ‘I Cavalieri della Tavola Rotonda’  playing a dark Fata Morgana. In 1996 Sabrina and Jocelyn conduct ‘Il Grande Gioco del Mercante in Fiera’ for T.M.C and in the 97/98 winter season she returns to the theatre with ‘Uomini Sull’orlo di una crisi di nervi’.Teamed up with Carlo Conti in 1998 Sabrina participates in ‘Cocco di Mamma’ for RAI 1 and in the same summer she interprets the hero in the film ‘Jolly Blu’ with the 883s.‘A Flower Broken’ is the title of the English album which Sabrina releases in 1999 and includes the single ‘I Love You’.
Sabrina’s passion for music has also led her to collaborate and produce for emerging artists.In 2001 Sabrina accepts Sergio Japino’s invitation to play the leading female role alongside Ambra Angolini, Mirco Petrini and Vladimir Luxuria in ‘Emozioni’ a musical based on the songs by Lucio Battisti. In September 2002 Sabrina interprets a crazy interviewer in the programme ‘M&M Meteore and Matricole’, while dressed as a Sexy Bond girl she follows the current climate of music, cinema and film, the programme has a prime time spot on Italia 1 for two months.2004 is the year in which Sabrina’s dreams become reality, in April of this year her first child Luca Maria is born. In November 2004 Sabrina wins best leading lady in the 57th Salerno International Film Festival for her role in ‘Colori’ by Cristiano Ceriello the motivation being “for her easy, extraordinary and accomplished role in Colori”.
In November 2007 Sabrina flies to Lithuania where she plays to 20,000 people at Vilnius stadium.From January to June 2008 Sabrina is busy Touring in France with the RFM PARTY 80 performing to 7000 people every weekend.17th May 2008: Sabrina performs at the Stade De France in Paris where 48,000, people dance to her hits.24th August 2008: Sabrina returns to the Sopot Festival in Poland, that day her videos on youtube are visited by more than 150,000 people.5th September 2008: Sabrina’s official MySpace celebrates one year online with more than 250,000 hits.3rd October 2008: after having sold more than 20,000,000 records all over the world Sabrina returns after a nine year absence from the music scene with the double CD ‘Erase Rewind Official remix’ which is released on the Edel label in Russia, Ukraine, Portugal, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Finland, Scandinavia and Romania. The video for the Cardigan cover ‘Erase and Rewind’ is produced by Mauro Lovisetto.Sabrina alongside Michele Foresta (Mago Forest) and Orso Maria Guerrini is guest star on ‘Taglia & Cuci’  for Fox on Sky in 2009.On the 15th June 2010 Sabrina releases the duet ‘Call Me’ recorded with Samantha Fox. The careers of Sabrina and Samantha two of the world’s biggest dance icons meet for the first time to re-mix the single ‘Call Me’ the unforgettable hit first made famous by Blondie.The fresh and sensual voices of the two stars meet the energetic sound of Andrea T Mendoza and Steve Tibet. The journalists who always believed in a rivalry between the two stars were proved wrong “it was all hype” said Sabrina in one of her recent television interviews. “We’ve been talking about doing something together for years” continues Samantha “ a few months ago while we were saying goodbye to each other Sabrina said call me Sam, and I replied call me Sab, and we just started singing that song. The moment had arrived”.
Summer 2010 continued with ‘Mitici 80’ for which Sabrina presents five prime time shows for Italia 1 with a 15% viewer share.Sabrina is currently filming in Paris and between February and May 2012 will be touring in France.