Home / Biography / Toto Cutugno

Toto Cutugno

Biography

Italian pop singer known for his worldwide hit song “L’Italiano.” Along with his band, Albatros, he performed a great many other primary music, including “Serenata,” “Emozioni,” and “Figli.” Before taking on performing, he pursued a profession being a drummer. He also became experienced in saxophone, piano, and classical guitar. He was the champ from the 1990 Eurovision Melody Contest. He wedded Carla Cutugno and fathered a kid through another romantic relationship. A songwriter and a vocalist, Cutugno penned a few of vocalist Joe Dassin’s best-known music, including “Et si tu n’existais pas” and “Le Jardin du Luxembourg.”

Quick Facts


Full Name Toto Cutugno
Date Of Birth July 7, 1943
Place Of Birth Italy
Height 1.85 m
Profession Pop Singer
Nationality Italian
Spouse Carla Cutugno
Children Nicolo Cutugno
Siblings Rosanna Cotugno, Roberto Cotugno
Awards Eurovision Song Contest
Music Groups Albatros
Movies Capitan Basilico 2, Free Floating, Al bar dello sport
Star Sign Cancer

  • Facts
  • Filmography
  • Awards
  • Salaries
  • Quotes
  • Trademarks
  • Pictures

#Fact
1Supports AC Milan.
2One son, Nico (b. 1989 ca).
3Participating 13 times at Festival di Sanremo (1951), he has won in 1980 with "Solo noi" (lit. for "Only us") and finished second in sixth editions.
4Started his musical career as a drummer.
5Winner of The Eurovision Song Contest (1990) with his song "Insieme: 1992".
6Wrote songs for Joe Dassin and Dalida.
7His father was an officer of Italy's navy, his mother a housewife.
8His most successful songs include "Solo noi" (1980, lit. for "Only Us"), "L'Italiano" (1983, "The Italian"), "Serenata" (1984, "Serenade"), "Insieme: 1992" (1990, "Together: 1992") and "Gli amori" together with Ray Charles (1990, "Good Love Gone Bad" in the English version).
9Italian singer.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Late Bloomer2016performer: "Buonanotte"
Kari Tapion muistokonsertti2011TV Movie writer: "Olen suomalainen L'Italiano"
Le Skylab2011music: "L'été indien"
Lo contrario al amor2011writer: "Señorita, por favor" - as Salvatore Cutugno
Matkalla vanhuuteen2008Documentary writer: "Etsin kunnes löydän sen"
Samyy luchshiy film2008lyrics: "Solo noi" - as Salvatore Cutugno / music: "Solo noi" - as Salvatore Cutugno
The Merry Widow2007music: "Et si tu n'existais pas"
Clara Sheller2005TV Series lyrics - 1 episode
Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast2002TV Series performer - 1 episode
Zwei Männer am Herd2001TV Series writer - 1 episode
Mann1999writer: "Nasha Yeh Pyar Ka"
Love, etc.1996music: "Et si tu n'existais pas"
Camping Cosmos1996writer: "Et si tu n'existais pas" "Se non esistessi"
Tohuwabohu1996TV Series writer - 1 episode
Parenti serpenti1992performer: "Ocio" / writer: "Ocio"
Claude François - le film de sa vie1979Documentary writer: "So Near and Yet So Far"

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Trampa para un soñador1980TV Series composer - 4 episodes

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Capitan Basilico 2 - I Fantastici 4+42011Street Singer
Fantástico1980TV Series

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Evening Urgant2014TV SeriesHimself
Les années bonheur2011TV SeriesHimself
Shouto na Slavi2008TV SeriesHimself
Melodien für Millionen2005TV SeriesHimself
Kdam Erovizion2005TV MovieHimself
On a tout essayé2002-2004TV SeriesHimself
Festival di Sanremo2004TV SeriesHimself
Chanter la vie2003TV SeriesHimself - Singer
Dolce Italia2002TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host
Union libre2001-2002TV SeriesHimself
Musik liegt in der Luft1996TV SeriesHimself - Singer
La ruota della fortuna1994TV SeriesHimself - Competitor
The Eurovision Song Contest1991TV SpecialHimself - Host
The Eurovision Song Contest1990TV SpecialHimself - Italian Entry: 1st Place
Toto Cotugno Live in Belgrade1990TV MovieHimself (Singer)
Aspettando Sanremo1990TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Domenica in1987TV SeriesHimself
Euro-Show1984TV MovieHimself - Singer
Champs-Elysées1983TV SeriesHimself
Vorsicht Musik!1983TV SeriesHimself
Bitte umblättern1980TV Series documentaryHimself
Aplauso1979-1980TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Secret History of Eurovision2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
Quelli che... il calcio2007-2008TV SeriesHimself

Looks like we don't have awards information. Sorry!



Looks like we don't have salary information. Sorry!



Looks like we don't have quotes information. Sorry!



Looks like we don't have trademarks information. Sorry!



Looks like we don't have pictures. Sorry!

Check Also

Alex Cloutier

Vlogger who also created her YouTube route, MommyCloutier, to record her life like a pregnant …