[4] He found initial success with a band named Taxi, with whom he won the Castrocaro Music Festival in 1981. Log In. Domani alle 13 (ora italiana, 12pm UK time/ 7am EST) su YouTube il videoclip di “September” insieme a Sting. Informativa. [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. [27] In 1999 was invited by Bono to participate at charity NetAid event, where at Giants Stadium in New Jersey performed "Il volo", along Bono U2's One, and with various artists the single song "New Day". This evening on "Believe in Christmas", my friend Andrea Bocelli 's event streamed live throughout the world from the Teatro Regio in Parma. In 1992 Fornaciari released the million selling album Miserere. [62], In March 2014 started the Americana Tour with over 50 concerts in Canada and the United States. In December 2002 at the Italian Music Awards received by FIMI the "Special Award — Italian Artist in the World". 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. or. Directed by Gaetano Morbioli, the video for “Spirito nel Buio” takes us on a journey through mystical places and breathtaking settings in India, Tanzania and New York. Adelmo Fornaciari Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI (Italiaanse uitspraak: aˈdɛlmo fornaˈtʃaːri; gebore 25 September 1955), meer algemeen bekend as Zucchero Fornaciari of slegs Zucchero (Italiaanse uitspraak: ˈdzukkero), is 'n Italiaanse sanger-liedjieskrywer en musikant. [51][52] In 2013 the album was ceritfied 3x Platinum in Italy. [49], On November 20, 2012 was released album La Sesion Cubana which was recorded in Cuba with Cuban musicians, including older and newer songs in Latin, Cuban, Tex-Mex rhythm arrangement. 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Steve Winwood played Hammond on two songs, while Bono wrote the lyrics to the English version of lead single "Blu". About See All. [59] The sold-out La Sesión Cubana World Tour started on April 5 in Tahiti, French Polynesia, with an audience of 10,000 people. ), Zucchero: “Un Soffio Caldo” the new single. It went platinum and sold over 300,000 copies. Posts. 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. [1] He again played at the Sanremo festival and, although the song "Donne" ended up in a disappointing penultimate place (due to the festival critics), it became a hit single and one of the classic Italian songs. [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. Community See All. At the end of 2017, in order to celebrate the thirty-five years old career, Wanted (The Best Collection) was released. The album Miserere (Have Mercy) is a much darker album than Fornaciari's previous works, made clear from the album's and same-titled song, as well theme. [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. Not Now. Deluxe": https://pld.lnk.to/DOCDeluxe [3][4] In 1993 was invited by Dan Aykroyd to perform at House of Blues in celebration of 46th birthday of John Belushi, playing "Diavolo in me" and "You are so beautiful" supported by The Blues Brothers Band. 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. 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. He has won numerous awards, including four Festivalbar, nine Wind Music Awards, two World Music Awards (1993, 1996),[7] six IFPI Europe Platinum Awards,[8] and a Grammy Award nomination. It, with the upcoming compilation, was promoted with over 150 concerts, an estimated audience of 1.4 million people. 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. He received the premium awards "Premio Pavarotti",[48] and "Giovani di Collisioni". Log In. [27] The world tour included for the first time Australia and Asia. [1] He is one of the few European blues artists who still enjoys great international success. and "X colpa di chi", is one of Fornaciari's most successful up to date, selling over 2,5 million copies in Europe alone (until 1996) and ending up on the first place in the Italian year charts, and Top 5 in France and Switzerland, the album proved a huge commercial success. [15] However, he wrote and produced the festival hit song "Lisa" by Stefano Sani. Create New Account. [22] The "darkness" reflects his intimate personal life from the time when lived in solitude and depression after the divorce. [53][54][55] The concert was organized in the collaboration with both Cuban and Italian Ministries, cultural institutions, with advanced technology brought from Europe, resulting with the biggest foreigner concert in Cuba up to date. ANDREA BOCELLI - BELIEVE IN CHRISTMAS Special guest: Zucchero Fornaciari Tickets on sale now: andreabocelli.lnk.to/tickets My dear friends, I am particularly ha... ppy to tell you that my dear friend Zucchero has accepted my invite to participate in the extraordinary event that will be live streamed December 12th from the Teatro Regio di Parma. "D.O.C. Black Cat is the thirteenth studio album by the Italian blues rock singer-songwriter Zucchero Fornaciari, released on 29 April 2016. Adelmo Fornaciari was born in Roncocesi on 25th September 1955. Ascolta ora il nuovo album di Zucchero D.O.C. 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. A day in the life… nel 2016 si concludevano le prime 11 date di Zucchero all’Arena di Verona in apertura del Black Cat World Tour. The Fly Tour, kicking off in May in Paris, France, has included dates in most European countries, as well as the U.S. (including a show in Carnegie Hall in New York), and Latin America, with over 100 concerts worldwide. His stage name is the Italian word for "sugar", as his elementary teacher used to call him. His stage name is the Italian word for "sugar", as his elementary teacher used to call him. His stage name is the Italian word for "sugar", as his elementary teacher used to call him. [22] Other European singles from the Hits album include English versions of "Diamante", and "Wonderful World" (with Eric Clapton). In November 2010, Fornaciari released a studio album entitled Chocabeck, certified 5x Platinum in Italy. A story told through images, generating a strong sense of collective joy and hope. Forgot account? [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. You can watch the video and listen to the song at the following link: http://www.youtube.com/watchv=Dz0Okxx9_u8. His music is largely inspired by gospel, blues and rock music, and alternates between ballads and more rhythmic boogie-like pieces. [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". The duet was a great success worldwide,[3] it topped the European Hot 100, Italian, Belgian, Norwegian, and Swedish charts, and reached the top 3-5 in other international charts in 1991 including UK and US. Zucchero paid his homage to Clarence “Big Man” Clemons wolrd famous saxofonist of the E-Street Band. [4][20] By the Rolling Stone Italia it was included among the most beautiful Italian music albums of all time.[21]. Many of these duets would later be included in the compilation Zu & Co. (2004). IZRAĐUJEMO ZA VAS Video klipove Foto video slideshow animacije Prezentacije Personalizirane slike Dovoljno je da nam poÅ¡aljete materijale koje želite da sadrži vaÅ¡ klip, slideshow, prezentacija ili slika. https://pld.lnk.to/DOCMusic video by Zucchero performing Baila (Sexy Thing). He later moved to Forte dei Marmi in Tuscany where, between 1970 & 1978 he formed his first R&B bands: ‘Le Nuove Luci’, ‘Sugar & Daniel’ and ‘Sugar & Candies’. Ecco qualche immagine in anteprima per voi. [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. 846K likes. 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"). [61] In June performed at the protest-against poverty concert Agit8 organized by Bono at the Tate Modern in London. [4] In 1975, he went to San Francisco, and there met the then-young Corrado Rustici from Naples, his future record producer. [32] At the concerts was inivted by Brian May to become the new singer for Queen replacing Freddie Mercury, but he declined, and they continued forming Queen + Paul Rodgers. [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. [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. 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. [69] In October 2015, Fornaciari performed at the Voices for Refugees concert in Vienna, the Europe's first solidarity concert for refugees,[70] in front of an audience of 120,000. 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. [1][3], Adelmo Fornaciari was born 25 September 1955 in Roncocesi, a frazione (small village) near Reggio Emilia in Italy. Videos. Zucchero Tickets, 2020-2021 Concert Tour Dates | Ticketmaster The tour dates will be: Papeete (Tahiti) – Polinesa Francesce April 5... From today on Vevo you can watch the video of “Streets of Surrender (S.O.S. 817K likes. As of today, Monday January 6 th, the video for “SPIRITO NEL BUIO”, Zucchero’s new single taken from his latest studio album “D.O.C”, is online!. Jun 21, 2019 - Explore Jane's board "Zucchero", followed by 234 people on Pinterest. The most important concerts were held in Piazza San Marco and in Hyde Park, London, for the British Summer Time Festival. 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. Johnny Hallyday / Zucchero Fornaciari* Johnny Hallyday / Zucchero Fornaciari* - Solo Una Preghiera / Una Notte Che Vola Via ‎ (7", Promo) Philips, Polydor: AS 5000 604: Italy: 1982: Sell This Version Ascolta ora il nuovo album di Zucchero D.O.C. [65] In 2014 he performed at the Night of the Proms concerts in Europe. [36] They included cover "Indaco Dagli Occhi Del Cielo" ("Everybody's Got to Learn Sometime" by The Korgis). A day in the life… nel 2016 si concludevano le prime 11 date di Zucchero all’Arena di Verona in apertura del Black Cat World Tour. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Sugar Fornaciari's 12 Grandes Exitos - Zucchero Fornaciari on AllMusic - 1997 [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. The album is described as "multi-layered blend of acoustic and electric guitars, and the interplay of various vocal ranges and languages set the tone for a stunning album with unfailingly excellent material". [34] On the album, which had been sixteen years in the making, Fornaciari duets with international stars. Deluxe": https://pld.lnk.to/DOCDeluxe Zucchero (Italian for "sugar") is an Italian rock singer. It's his first full-length studio album in six years, after Chocabeck in 2010, given that La Sesión Cubana (2012) was a mix of unreleased, previously released and cover songs. In 1994 Zucchero was the only Italian artist to perform at the 25th anniversary edition of the Woodstock festival. Deluxe": https://pld.lnk.to/DOCDeluxe [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. At that time, he was studying veterinary medicine; although he liked animals and the course (taking 39 out of the 51 exams),[4] he wanted to be different from his parents and withdrew from the course in order to pursue his aspirations. It was presented at a series of 11 consecutive concerts at the Arena in Verona in September, and a subsequent world tour. [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 Fornaciari. During the following Blue's Tour Fornaciari shared the stage with Joe Cocker (for a cover of "With a Little Help From My Friends"), Ray Charles and Dee Dee Bridgewater. [3][5] Fornaciari then got together with friends to play rhythm and blues, finding his own way to fuse black music and Mediterranean music. Posts about Zucchero Fornaciari written by Video Clips. [74][75] The Black Cat Word Tour continued during 2017 reaching 137 events in thirteen months, 22 of them at the Arena di Verona. [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? Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. "D.O.C. [33], The spring of 2004 saw the release of the duet album Zu & Co., top five success in Europe. 847K likes. 847K likes. 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". The English version of the title track "Miserere" peaked at number 15 in UK. [4] On the album and during the tour, Fornaciari was accompanied by former Santana drummer Michael Shrieve. [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. [4][15] He reappeared in the summer of 2001 with the European hit single "Baila morena" (re-released in 2006), described as "swinging track densely populated with crunching electric guitars, thick piano and organ vamps, and soaring bluesy female vocals over Zucchero's trademark rasp". [1] He is credited as the "father of Italian blues", introducing blues to the big stage in Italy. When they translate this, you lose the sarcasm or irony. In 2018 the Italian bluesman continued touring around Europe. [1][3][5][10][11] His father, Giuseppe Fornaciari, and mother, Rina Bondavalli, came from rural families. As of today, Monday January 6th, the video for “SPIRITO NEL BUIO”, Zucchero’s new single taken from his latest studio album “D.O.C”, is online! — Zucchero, on the advice by record producers to translate songs to English to achieve international popularity. Adelmo Fornaciari Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI (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. Best of Zucchero Sugar Fornaciari's Greatest Hits is an excellent sampler of the Italian star's best material, featuring all of his biggest hits, plus three previously unreleased tracks as good as any of the other songs, making the disc an excellent encapsulation of his career and a fine introduction. The friend taught Fornaciari how to play on the guitar songs by Redding, Marvin Gaye, and Sam & Dave. 927,419 people follow this. "D.O.C. 838K likes. On December 8 the album was presented with a special free concert at the park of Instituto Superior de Arte in Havana, in front of nearly 70,000 people. [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. [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. Das CD-Album "The Best Of Zucchero - Sugar Fornaciari's Greatest Hits" von Zucchero (1996) - Alle Infos, Songs und mehr [27] The CD, released in an Italian and an English version, contained 13 of Fornaciari's greatest hits (excluding the Miserere period) and three new songs including the hit single "Menta e rosmarino" ("I feel so lonely tonight"). ": https://pld.lnk.to/DOC [12][13] At a young age, he was the goalkeeper of A.C. Reggiana 1919. 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. [37][38], In September 2006 was released million selling studio album Fly, certified 5x Platinum in Italy. Get all the lyrics to songs by Zucchero Fornaciari and join the Genius community of music scholars to learn the meaning behind the lyrics. [4], In 1989, Fornaciari and his band recorded the album Oro Incenso & Birra in Memphis. In March 2011, after three years, Zucchero started the Chocabeck World Tour, notably with five consecutive concerts at the Arena in Verona. 161.7k Followers, 63 Following, 1,433 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Zucchero Sugar Fornaciari (@zuccherosugar) Deluxe": https://pld.lnk.to/DOCDeluxe internazionale in "Un Zombie A La Intemperie" (VIDEO)", "Alejandro Sanz Concert Special to Air on HBO Latino", "Free World Feed of the Concert "Voices for Refugees" - Europe's First Solidarity Concert for Refugees Produced by PULS 4", "Zucchero Da Record: A Settembre 2016 Dieci Date Di Fila All'Arena Di Verona", "A Maggio 2016 Il Nuovo Album Di Zucchero", "Nuovo disco e tour mondiale per Zucchero", "Zucchero ufficializza la nascita dell'erede", "Zucchero ha adottato due bambini a distanza in Kenya", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Zucchero_Fornaciari&oldid=992221026, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SNAC-ID identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 4 December 2020, at 03:39. [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. "D.O.C. [27] The band recording it included Santana bassist Benny Rietveld and bluesharp player Mark Feltham. B. 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. NIAGARA FALLS, ON CANADA – FALLS VIEW CASINO RESORT (previously Apr 26, 2020) [27] The album went on to sell over 1 million copies in several months. "D.O.C. Tomorrow at 1 pm (Italian time, 12 pm GMT / 7 am EST) on YouTube, the video for "September", the duet with Sting. [14] He spent most of his childhood in the seaside town of Forte dei Marmi (Province of Lucca, Tuscany). "D.O.C. Autori: Zucchero, Bono, T. Bergling, S. Aldred, Z. Zilesnick, D. M. Troiano, H. Sullivan, R. Kenner, P. Glan J, P. Panella, N. Ruzicka, S. Ioannou, L. [4][15] His first album, Un po' di Zucchero, was released the same year with moderate success. The album, which was greatly influenced by American soul music, included guest appearances by Ennio Morricone, Eric Clapton, and blues singer Rufus Thomas; Fornaciari's band by that time included former E-Street Band member David Sancious. [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. Zucchero boasts a great number of collaborations both nationally and internationally with musicians, singers and authors. [17] The single "Diamante" included new version of the song "Dune Mosse" recorded along Miles Davis. Clemons played on... Zucchero’s Music reached a new continent: Oceania. King, for the children in Bosnia, Liberia, Guatemala, Kosovo, Cambodia, Tibet, Angola and Iraq. Zucchero este un cântăreț italian de muzică rock. The first pressing of the album didn't feature the duet: the song was performed by Fornaciari only. He later moved to Forte dei Marmi in Tuscany where, between 1970 & 1978 he formed his first R&B bands: ‘Le Nuove Luci’, ‘Sugar & Daniel’ and ‘Sugar & Candies’. [71] He performed "Love Is All Around", and covered "Everybody's Got to Learn Sometime" and "Va pensiero", the latter with the children choir. 847K likes. Zucchero Fornaciari. Indeed, one of the main features of the narration, representing life and strength, is a torch which, as it is passed on from one young man or woman to another, symbolically makes its way across the planet, taking little “Spirit in the Dark” wherever it goes. [27] During the sold out tour Fornaciari sang with Buddy Guy in Milan, and played "My Love" (the English version of "Il Volo") and "Un piccolo aiuto" (together with Eric Clapton) during the '96 Pavarotti and Friends show. [58], In February 2013 performed and received a special "L.A. Italia Excellence Award" at the Grammy Museum. Adelmo Fornaciari Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI (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. [56] It was recorded and filmed, being released as live album and DVD, Una Rosa Blanca, in 2013. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Sugar Fornaciari's 12 Grandes Exitos - Zucchero Fornaciari on AllMusic - 1997 [44] In 2009 at Ischia Global Film & Music Fest received the Global Music Award.[45]. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. In 2002 and 2003 Fornaciari and his band toured throughout Europe and Canada with the sold-out Shake tour. 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). 831,728 people like this. In the same year, he also composed the soundtrack for the film Snack Bar Budapest, written and directed by Tinto Brass. "), Sheila E. (on "Alleluja", written by Italian rapper Jovanotti) and former Chuck Berry pianist Johnny Johnson. Scopri (e salva) i tuoi Pin su Pinterest. Label: Polydor - 0602508291630,Universal Music Group - 0602508291630 • Format: CD Album • Country: Europe • Genre: Rock, Pop • Style: Pop Rock, Blues Rock, Soul Adelmo Fornaciari was born in Roncocesi on 25th September 1955. Best of Zucchero Sugar Fornaciari's Greatest Hits is an excellent sampler of the Italian star's best material, featuring all of his biggest hits, plus three previously unreleased tracks as good as any of the other songs, making the disc an excellent encapsulation of his career and a fine introduction.