[78], "When I do the English version of a song, I lose something. In 1992 Fornaciari released the million selling album Miserere. [3][4] His music is largely inspired by gospel, soul, blues and rock music, and alternates between Italian ballads and more rhythmic R&B-boogie-like pieces. Testi delle Canzoni di Zucchero Incredibile artista italiano. Zucchero, si sa, è un po' l'anima del blues italiano. [29] On the album blues musician John Lee Hooker appears on the ballad "Ali D'Oro",[29] his last recording before his death in June 2001. Pero no terminó los estudios. Zucchero, pseudonimo di Adelmo Fornaciari, è un cantautore e musicista italiano. November 2008 also saw the release of Live in Italy, a double boxset with recordings of sold-out Arena performance in Verona in 2007, and Milan in 2008, as well as three new tracks, including the single "Una Carezza", published by Edizioni Larus and Universal Music Group. [60] It included three consecutive sold-out performances in the Arena of Verona. Fred Bongusto, un campeón de atmósferas románticas para el cual escribió "Me miraste mal", lo animó a seguir esa dirección; también escribió para un joven representante del género melódico, Michele Pecora. Although advised to record in English to achieve international popularity he expressed doubt; "unfortunately, the only songs you can translate easily into English are the ballads, the love songs. His stage name is the Italian word for "sugar", as his elementary teacher used to call him. [4] On the album and during the tour, Fornaciari was accompanied by former Santana drummer Michael Shrieve. Informativa. En 1984 escribió la canción "Non voglio mica la luna" ("Yo no te pido la luna") presentada por Marina Fiordaliso en el festival de San Remo. [33], The spring of 2004 saw the release of the duet album Zu & Co., top five success in Europe. En abril de 1992 participó en el tributo a Freddie Mercury (también una campaña en la lucha contra el SIDA) cantando "Las Palabras De Amor". Il cantante Zucchero. Rispetto (1986) (in English, "Respect") included several Italian hit singles, including the title track and "Come il sole all'improvviso" (in English, "Suddenly, like the sun"). The album was produced by Don Was and Brendan O'Brien, Zucchero and includes collaborations with Brian Wilson, Roland Orzabal ("God bless the child"), and Bono ("Someone Else's Tears"). [4], Disappointed with his solo career, in 1984 he temporarily moved to San Francisco in California, where he collaborated with his old friend Corrado Rustici. Descrizione Composizione. [4], His musical career began in 1970, with several small bands such as I Duca, Le nuove luci, I Decals, Sugar & Daniel, Sugar & Candies. Adelmo Fornaciari Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI[2] (Italian pronunciation: [aˈdɛlmo fornaˈtʃaːri]; born 25 September 1955), more commonly known by his stage name Zucchero Fornaciari or simply Zucchero (pronounced [ˈdzukkero, ˈtsuk-]), is an Italian singer-songwriter and musician. [11] He has two daughters Alice and Irene from the first marriage with Angela Figliè,[12][18] and son Adelmo Blue born 1998 with current partner Francesca Mozer. In the same year, he also composed the soundtrack for the film Snack Bar Budapest, written and directed by Tinto Brass. Fly è il decimo album di inediti del cantante italiano Zucchero Fornaciari, pubblicato il 22 settembre 2006. Adelmo Fornaciari nasce a Roncocesi (Reggio Emilia) il 25 settembre 1955. She recorded two live albums in the early 1990s, called One more go round and A Natural Woman. Questo sito o gli strumenti terzi da questo utilizzati si avvalgono di cookie necessari al funzionamento ed utili alle finalità illustrate nella cookie policy. [71] He performed "Love Is All Around", and covered "Everybody's Got to Learn Sometime" and "Va pensiero", the latter with the children choir. [34] On the album, which had been sixteen years in the making, Fornaciari duets with international stars. [63][64] A special concert was held on 23 April at a sold-out Madison Square Garden in New York, with many notable guests including Sting, Sam Moore, Jovanotti and Elisa. Zucchero @ Wind Music Awards 2016 13.jpg 6,016 × 4,016; 7.45 MB Zucchero Donauinselfest 20070622.jpg 2,639 × 1,765; 360 KB Zucchero Fornaciari live at Skanderborg Festival 2007.jpg 1,704 × 2,272; 911 KB King, Sting, Bono, Dolores O'Riordan, Paul Young, Peter Gabriel, Luciano Pavarotti, and Andrea Bocelli. [14] He spent most of his childhood in the seaside town of Forte dei Marmi (Province of Lucca, Tuscany). [29] The album Shake, that followed two months later, ended up being another European million selling album. She rose to fame in 2009, after competing in the second season of Italian talent show X Factor.Immediately after being eliminatad from the competition, she released her debut single, "Briciole", which peaked at number 2 on the FIMI Singles Chart. “Conoscevo Bruce, ma non ci avevo mai suonato. [72][73][74][75] On CNN it was announced that the album will include a new song Streets of Surrender (S.O.S) which lyrics written by Bono, dedicated to the victims of November 2015 Paris attacks.[76]. En 2005 salió al mercado su álbum "Zu&Co", un disco de duetos en el que comparte protagonismo con artistas de la talla de Miles Davis, John Lee Hooker, Tom Jones, Sting, Ronan Keating, Cheb Mami, Dolores O'Riordan, Paul Young, Maná, Brian May y otros. 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[9] In November 2007, Fornaciari released a new compilation album All the Best with several new tracks, including a popular cover of Black's "Wonderful Life". Fundó "Le nuove luci", un grupo de jóvenes músicos como él, con en cual empezó a tocar en las salas de baile de la zona. [30], Zucchero performed the Italian versions of the songs from the DreamWorks animated drama Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002). Il nome d'arte Zucchero è uno pseudonimo. [4] The album still stands as not only one of Fornaciari's, but also Italian most successful albums, outselling even Blue's and includes the Italian hit singles "Diamante" (lyrics written by Francesco De Gregori, dedicated to Zucchero's grandmother Diamante), "Overdose (d'Amore)", "Il Mare" and "Wonderful World". : è la denominazione con la quale il cantante Zucchero Fornaciari ha definito le tre tappe finali della sua tournée Chocabeck World Tour 2011 che si sono svolte nella sua città natale, Reggio Emilia, dal 19 dicembre al 21 dicembre 2011. Adelmo Fornaciari Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI , more commonly known by his stage name Zucchero Fornaciari or simply Zucchero (pronounced [ˈdzukkero, ˈtsuk-]), is an Italian singer-songwriter and musician. Blu è un singolo del cantante italiano Zucchero Fornaciari pubblicato il 1º ottobre 1998 dalla Polydor come primo estratto dall'album Bluesugar. [22] The compilation album Diamante was released in Mexico and other Latin American countries in 1994, and was an attempt to use the same method of Zucchero sings his hits in English for the Spanish and Latin American market. The most important concerts were held in Piazza San Marco and in Hyde Park, London, for the British Summer Time Festival. [39] Produced by Don Was, it included the European hit singles "Bacco perbacco" and "Occhi", and features collaborations with artists such as Ivano Fossati and Jovanotti. Successivamente si sposta a Forte dei Marmi in Toscana dove, tra il 1970 e il 1978, forma le sue prime band R&B: Le Nuove Luci, Sugar & Daniel e Sugar & Candies. [3] The album, again produced by Rustici and featuring musical performances by Clarence Clemons, The Memphis Horns and David Sancious, included the Italian hit singles "Con Le Mani" (in English, "With the hands"), with lyrics by Gino Paoli, the controversial "Solo una sana..." (in English "Only a healthy...."), and the original version of "Senza una donna" (in English, "Without a woman") which later became an international hit in a duet version with Paul Young. He received the premium awards "Premio Pavarotti",[48] and "Giovani di Collisioni". Il brano. Fornaciari currently lives in Pontremoli, Tuscany. In Forte dei Marmi, he finished his technical high school studies,[12] and moved again, this time to the city of Carrara. [9] He has collaborated and performed with many famous artists, including Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Brian May, Miles Davis, Ray Charles, B. Desde entonces su éxito no ha parado. Pero este último, con "Te ne vai", obtuvo un gran éxito veraniego y ello catapultó a Zucchero a la canción comercial. – Ha una collezione di capelli e ha rivelato di possederne oltre 300. That is a shame".[3][22]. Vive de la música. Biography. [40] The album's track "L'amore è nell'aria", borrows the instrumental backing to the B-side "Broken" by UK rock band Feeder, as was co-written by their lead singer Grant Nicholas. Zucchero cantante: ecco tutto quello che c'è da sapere sul superospite di Sanremo 2017. [66], Zucchero and Alejandro Sanz recorded the Italian duet version of Sanz's single "Un Zombie a la Intemperie",[67] and Zucchero performed at his concert in Madrid. 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Con "Bluesugar" llegó a su noveno álbum, con ventas de récord ("Oro, Incenso & Birra" de 1989 ha sido el álbum más vendido en la historia de la canción italiana) y logró buenas posiciones en las listas de ventas del extranjero ("Senza una donna", grabada con Paul Young en 1991, alcanzó el cuarto puesto en la clasificación inglesa), con un género más bien original, fruto de una inédita contaminación entre música negra y melodía mediterránea, que lo ha hecho popular en el extranjero ante todo tipo de público. It was presented at a series of 11 consecutive concerts at the Arena in Verona in September, and a subsequent world tour. En octubre de ese mismo año se publicó "Miserere" editado en inglés e italiano. [65] In 2014 he performed at the Night of the Proms concerts in Europe. [10][12] Elvis Costello co-wrote the track "Miss Mary", U2's Bono was responsible for the English version of the "Miserere", and Paul Buchanan of The Blue Nile co-wrote two tracks. È già conosciuto come “Zucchero”, un soprannome datogli da una delle sue maestre di scuola. [4] He made his first appearance in the famous Sanremo Music Festival in 1982 with the song "Una notte che vola via" but without success. [4][15] His first album, Un po' di Zucchero, was released the same year with moderate success. Brilhante apresentação deste cantor italiano. Ahum è un singolo del cantante italiano Zucchero Fornaciari pubblicato il 21 settembre 2001 dalla Universal, come secondo estratto dall'album Shake.Il cantante presentò questo pezzo in anteprima mondiale l'8 settembre 2001 all'Arena di Verona in occasione della finalissima del Festivalbar 2001, annunciato personalmente dal patron Andrea Salvetti. E' nato a Reggio Emilia nel 1955 ed il suo vero nome è Adelmo Fornaciari. The first song he played to Fornaciari was (Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay by Otis Redding, and this immediately inspired his interest in soul music. vândut peste 40 de milioane de albume la nivel mondial și a primit mai multe premii, printre care două premii World Music Awards, șase IFPI Europe Platinum Awards și o nominalizare la Premiile Grammy.. Discografie selectivă. [19] As of 2015 are reported sales of over 8 million copies. [1] At the age of 12 or 13, he discovered American soul and blues music thanks to an African-American friend who was studying in Bologna and lived near his home. Steve Winwood played Hammond on two songs, while Bono wrote the lyrics to the English version of lead single "Blu". I'm really more like, 1970–1989: Early career, success in Italy with, The Best of Zucchero Sugar Fornaciari's Greatest Hits, National Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba, I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For, Italian estimated best-selling music artists, "Fornaciari Sig. [46] The first single in Italy was the song "È Un Peccato Morir", followed by hits "Chocabeck", and "Vedo Nero". Between 1992 and 2003 was the regular cast of the charity concerts Pavarotti & Friends organized by Luciano Pavarotti, where also performed along Pavarotti and B.B. [26] On the album Fornaciari adds a certain New Orleans blues feeling to his music (especially on songs like "Voodoo Voodoo") and is accompanied by musicians such as David Sancious, Jeff Beck (on "Papa Perché? Svantaggi. [3] He started writing his own songs when he was 13 or 14 years old, and after learning basic instruments, from 16 he moved on to learning the tenor saxophone. He is credited as the "father of Italian blues", introducing blues t… no. After the million selling success of Blue's and Oro Incenso & Birra in Italy, and his live collaborations with Joe Cocker, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eric Clapton (whom supported on tour and performed at Royal Albert Hall in London) and Miles Davis,[4] Fornaciari from 1990 on attempted to conquer the rest of Europe. The friend taught Fornaciari how to play on the guitar songs by Redding, Marvin Gaye, and Sam & Dave. [26], The compilation The Best of Zucchero Sugar Fornaciari's Greatest Hits was released in 1996, shooting into all European charts, up to the number one position in France and Italy, and selling over 3 million copies in Europe. Si tratta di un record per Zucchero che si era fermato a sette date nel 2011 durante il Chocabeck World Tour, risultando così il primo e unico cantante a esibirsi per ventidue spettacoli all'Arena di Verona, di cui undici consecutivi, all'interno della stessa tournée, superando il … Zucchero Fornaciari M Reggio nell'Emilia 25 settembre 1955 cantautore, musicista Zucchero (all'anagrafe Adelmo Fornaciari) è un cantautore e musicista italiano. Adelmo Fornaciari (Reggio Emilia, Emilia-Romaña, 25 de septiembre de 1955), más conocido como Zucchero, es un compositor y cantante italiano.Su nombre artístico significa azúcar en italiano y por eso es cantante de rock italiano, aparte de que tuviera una infancia difícil. [68] For U2's 5 September show in Turin, Zucchero was the special guest and played "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For". Estuvo de gira con Sugar y Daniel (Daniel es el cantante del grupo, mientras Zucchero toca la guitarra y el saxofón) desde 1976 hasta 1980, cuando formó los Sugar y Candies, grupo para el que empezó a escribir canciones. Many of these duets would later be included in the compilation Zu & Co. (2004). In the 2001 production of the Sanremo Festival, Zucchero co-wrote the songs "Luce (Tramonti a nord est)" by Elisa, and "Di sole e d'azzurro" by Giorgia, which charted as first and second respectively, both winning the festival awards. A pesar de que su verdadero amor es el blues, cuando escribe canciones para otros, se esfuerza en seguir la música italiana, aun cuando los oídos encasillados en códigos cerrados no suelan considerarla de la misma calidad. [16], Although Zucchero & The Randy Jackson Band and Rispetto were commercially successful, it was the 1987 album Blue's that went on to become the highest selling album in Italian history (until his following album in 1989),[1] selling 1.5 million copies in 1987 alone; it made Fornaciari a household name in Italy, and neighbouring countries. On the 1998 album Bluesugar, Fornaciari moved from Spirito DiVino's New Orleans feeling to a more British rock style, like of Robert Johnson and Radiohead. Descrizione. In the response to the 2012 Northern Italy earthquakes in Emilia-Romagna, Zucchero participated and opened the "Concerto per l'Emilia" (€1-2 million) at Stadio Renato Dall'Ara in Bologna,[47] and "Italia Loves Emilia" (€4 million) at the airport in Reggio Emilia in front of over 150,000 people. [27] The band recording it included Santana bassist Benny Rietveld and bluesharp player Mark Feltham. Diamante was later released as a duet with Randy Crawford, a variant not available on any album until the special edition of Zu & Co. (2004). → Ecco la lista dei brani musicali incisi da Zucchero Fornaciari e gli album dell'artista [1], In his career, spanning more than three decades, Fornaciari has sold over 60 million records around the world,[5][6] and internationally his most successful singles are "Diamante", "Il Volo/My Love", "Baila (Sexy Thing)/Baila morena", and the duet "Senza una donna (Without a Woman)" with Paul Young. Between 1991 and 1993 Fornaciari continued duetting with some of the world's most famous artists, such as Sting, Luciano Pavarotti, a young Andrea Bocelli (who after the Zucchero's collaboration on "Miserere" started to get growing popularity[23]), Peter Maffay, Elton John, Brian May and Eric Clapton. No era un gran éxito comercial, pero el álbum "Zucchero & Randy Jackson Band" (Polydor) le permitió ganar la credibilidad que le faltaba y representó el punto de partida para una extraordinaria escalada personal. Diamante è una raccolta del cantante italiano Zucchero Fornaciari, pubblicata nel 1994 e destinata al mercato sudamericano. [4][20] By the Rolling Stone Italia it was included among the most beautiful Italian music albums of all time.[21]. [4] Although as a young songwriter, he had great success, his solo career did not initially reach the same level of success that he and producers had expected. Biografia [modifica | modifica wikitesto] Il logo di Zucchero Fornaciari. The album Blue’s was released the following year in the United Kingdom, and in 1990 Zucchero Sings His Hits in English, an album that featured songs from the Blue's and Oro Incenso & Birra albums, some of which translated to English by Frank Musker, was released worldwide. Noemi (pronounced ; born Veronica Scopelliti on 25 January 1982, in Rome) is an Italian singer-songwriter. Zucchero è stato sposato con Angela, da cui ha avuto due figlie: Irene (anch’essa cantante) e Alice. [27] He performed for the fundraising Rainforest Foundation in New York,[1] and Zoological Society of Florida, Miami.[28]. [34] The American 2005 album edition was released in partnership with the Starbucks Hear Music label and Concord Records,[35] and managed to enter the Billboard 200 and top the World Albums chart. The Best of Tour also brought Fornaciari to the US for the first time playing to four sold out consecutive concerts at House of Blue in Los Angeles. 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Su nombre artístico significa azúcar en italiano y por eso es cantante de rock italiano, aparte de que tuviera una infancia difícil. They talked about a future collaboration on a project with Afro-American influences which was then unusual for Italy [3][12], In 1979, Zucchero wrote "Tutto di te" by Fred Bongusto, and the hit "Te ne vai" by Michele Pecora. [58], In February 2013 performed and received a special "L.A. Italia Excellence Award" at the Grammy Museum. 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Este disco llevó incluida la canción "Baila (sexy thing)", que resultó ser el tema estrella del año en infinidad de países. [27] The album went on to sell over 1 million copies in several months. Las primeras nociones se las enseñó un estudiante afro-americano que frecuentó la facultad de veterinaria de Bolonia. On 6 May 2004 the album was presented during a concert in London's Royal Albert Hall, where many of the album's gueststars appeared to perform with Fornaciari. [40] In the spring of 2008 Fornaciari began his All the Best Tour, which included stops in Europe, America, and Australia where he was joined on stage by Tina Arena in Sydney. [22] The "darkness" reflects his intimate personal life from the time when lived in solitude and depression after the divorce. The re-redition in 1997 included Continental hit cover of "Va pensiero" by Giuseppe Verdi. [74][75] The Black Cat Word Tour continued during 2017 reaching 137 events in thirteen months, 22 of them at the Arena di Verona. I would like to find a way to translate my songs from Italian to English better, because my lyrics are very personal and I use a lot of slang, the typical Italian way to say something. Polistrumentista, ma anche grandissimo autore, questo è il suo secondo album. [1] He is credited as the "father of Italian blues", introducing blues to the big stage in Italy. grande cantante. [4][15] After the relative success of Zucchero & The Randy Jackson Band, Fornaciari joined Rustici again in California to work on a follow-up album. [57] Zucchero became the honorary member of the National Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba, recognition received by the Cuban Minister of Culture, Fernando Rojas. [4] He found initial success with a band named Taxi, with whom he won the Castrocaro Music Festival in 1981. Discografia. Zucchero, discografia completa: curiosità. [71], In April 2016 new studio album Black Cat was released: it marks a music comeback to soul & blues roots and sound of Oro Incenso & Birra. En 1985 su vida artística cambió cuando él y la Randy Jackson Band presentan la canción "Donne" en San Remo. [37][38], In September 2006 was released million selling studio album Fly, certified 5x Platinum in Italy. A Wonderful World è un singolo del cantante italiano Zucchero Fornaciari, pubblicato nel 1989 dall'album Oro, incenso e birra e ripubblicato con il titolo Wonderful World nel 1991 insieme ad Eric Clapton dalla raccolta Zucchero del 1990. Adelmo Fornaciari, in arte Zucchero, è nu cantautore taliano nato 'o 25 'e settembre 1955 a Roncocesi (frazzione 'e Reggio Emilia). [59] The sold-out La Sesión Cubana World Tour started on April 5 in Tahiti, French Polynesia, with an audience of 10,000 people. In 1994 Zucchero was the only Italian artist to perform at the 25th anniversary edition of the Woodstock festival. In February 1999 in UK was released a duet of "Va Pensiero" along Sinead O'Connor. Comandante de la Orden al Mérito de la República Italiana: fue condecorado con el cuarto honor civil más alto en Italia por el presidente de la república Carlo Azeglio Ciampi, el 6 de febrero de 2006. In 2002 and 2003 Fornaciari and his band toured throughout Europe and Canada with the sold-out Shake tour. People in England and America only know me for ballads, but my fast songs are very sarcastic. In 1992 was invited by Brian May to perform at The Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert, with the remaining three members of Queen - Brian May, John Deacon and Roger Taylor, singing "Las Palabras de Amor". Zucchero este un cântăreț italian de muzică rock. The English version of the title track "Miserere" peaked at number 15 in UK. Zucchero – Sapevi che…è l’unico cantante italiano ad aver partecipato al Festival di Woodstock?