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Zucchero

Zucchero

Jul 1st 2018 @ VAZ St. Pölten

Sankt Pölten, Austria
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About Zucchero
Genres:
Italian, International

Adelmo Fornaciari was born in Roncocesi on 25th September 1955. He later moved to Forte dei Marmi in Tuscany where, between 1970 & 1978 he formed his first R&B bands: ‘Le...
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Sunday, July 1st, 2018
9:00 PM
VAZ St. Pölten
Sankt Pölten, Austria
Zucchero Fornaciari or simply Zucchero, is an Italian singer-songwriter and musician, with an Order of Merit of the Italian Republic. His stage name, Zucchero, is the Italian word for sugar, as his elementary teacher used to call him.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.He is credited as the `father of Italian blues`, introducing blues to the big stage in Italy. He is one of the few European blues artists who still enjoy great international success.In his career, spanning more than three decades, Fornaciari has sold over 60 million records around the world, 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. He has won numerous awards, including four Festivalbar, nine Wind Music Awards, two World Music Awards (1993, 1996), six IFPI Europe Platinum Awards, and a Grammy Award nomination. He has collaborated and performed with many famous artists, including Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Brian May, Miles Davis, Ray Charles, B. B. King, Sting, Bono, Dolores O`Riordan, Paul Young, Peter Gabriel, Luciano Pavarotti, Andrea Bocelli.
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About Zucchero
Genres:
Italian, International

Adelmo Fornaciari was born in Roncocesi on 25th September 1955. He later moved to Forte dei Marmi in Tuscany where, between 1970 & 1978 he formed his first R&B bands: ‘Le...
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Fan Live Reviews
PY
Monce-en-Belin, France@
Stade des Burgondes
September 3rd 2018
Très beau concert
Arthur
Edinburgh, United Kingdom@
Edinburgh Queens Hall
July 12th 2018
Great concert.stage too small for number of musicians.Needed a better venue
Ineke
Tirlemont, Belgium@
Grote Markt Tienen
July 25th 2017
A very nice concert of Zucchero..Its voice is a magic..I hear Italy..😎:victory_hand:
Josephine
Adelaide, Australia@
Thebarton Theatre
March 12th 2017
Phenomenal, brilliant, sublime
Davide
Verona Vr, Italy@
Arena di Verona
September 27th 2016
Wonderful!
Jérémie
Brussels, Belgium@
Vorst Nationaal
September 26th 2016
Un spectacle de 2h30 très intense et plein d'amour!!!
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