Arisa is a name of, at least, two artists: 1) A pseudenym of Italian pop singer Rosalba Pippa. 2) A Japanese jazz singer; 1) A pseudenym of pop singer Rosalba Pippa (b. 20 Aug 1982, Genova, Italy). 'Arisa' is an acronym of her relatives' initials: Antonio (father), Rosalba (herself), Isabella (sister), Sabrina (sister) and Assunta (mother). After winning the contest SanremoLab, she attended the 59th San Remo Song Festival in the category New Proposals with the song "Sincerità" (written by: Giuseppe Anastasi, Maurizio Filardo and Giuseppe Filardo Mangiaracina).