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Vasco Rossi

Biography

Well-known for his hit songs “Albachiara” and “Siamo Single Noi” as well as for his 10 moments Platinum album Gli Spari Sopra, this Italian singer and songwriter wrote near 3 hundred songs and released nearly 30 albums between 1977 and 2015. He started his music profession by building a membership and an Italian radio place and working being a disk jockey. He documented his debut record, Ma Cosa Vuoi Che Sia Una Canzone, in the past due 1970s. He provides gathered over 650,000 Twitter supporters. Delivered in Zocca, Italy, to Carlo and Novella Rosso, he spent his senior high school and early adulthood years in Bologna. He’s a modern of fellow Italian pop vocalist Gianni Morandi.

Quick Facts


Full Name Vasco Rossi
Date Of Birth February 7, 1952
Place Of Birth Zocca, Italy
Profession Pop Singer
Education University of Bologna, University of Bologna
Nationality Italian
Spouse Laura Schmidt
Children Davide Rossi, Luca Rossi Schmidt, Lorenzo Rossi
Parents Giovanni Carlo Rossi, Novella Corsi
Nominations MTV Europe Music Award for Best Italian Act, World Music Award for World’s Best Male Artist, World Music Award for World’s Best Album, World Music Award for World’s Best Song, World Music Award for World’s Best Live Act, World Music Award for World’s Best Entertainer of the Year, MTV Europe Music Award for MTV Select - Southern
Movies Questa Storia Qua, Tonight at Alice's
Star Sign Aquarius

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#Fact
1Conducted the wedding ceremony of his guitarist Stef Burns and Maddalena Corvaglia and Dita Von Teese, in Italy in May 2011.
2Supports Inter Milan.
3Born to Giovanni Carlo Rossi, a truck-driver, and his wife Novella, a housewife.
4Studied economics, commerce and later education at the University of Bologna.
5Has released 21 albums to date including "Gli spari sopra" (1993), which received ten platinum albums.
6His 1998 concert at the Imola Autodrome had a record audience of 150,000 and entered the Italy's Guiness Book of Records.
7His companion of 20 years is Laura Schmidt.
8Father of actor Davide Rossi .
9He has three sons: Davide and Lorenzo, both born in 1986 (they have different mothers), and Luca, born in 1991, with his longtime girlfriend.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Educazione affettiva2013Documentary performer: "Un senso" / writer: "Un senso"
L'isola dei famosi2007TV Series performer - 2 episodes
L'isola dei famosi - Le Olimpiadi2006TV Movie performer: "Vivere"
The Keys to the House2004performer: "Quanti Anni Hai" / writer: "Quanti Anni Hai"
Don't Move2004performer: "Un senso" / writer: "Un senso"
Mani pulite1997TV Series documentary performer - 4 episodes
Quelli che... il calcio1993TV Series performer: "Colpa del Whisky"
Lavori in corso1985performer: "VITA SPERICOLATA" / writer: "VITA SPERICOLATA" - as Rossi
Vacanze di Natale1983performer: "Vita Spericolata" / writer: "Vita Spericolata" - as V. Rossi

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Questa storia qua2011Documentary
Vasco - Quello che non si potrebbe2008Documentary short
Albakiara2008
Vasco Rossi @ S.Siro 032003Video
Stasera a casa di Alice1990
Ciao ma'...1988

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Different Request2008Short composer: theme music
Don't Move2004composer: song "Un senso"

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Get Together Girls2012Documentary executive producer
Vasco Rossi @ S.Siro 032003Video art producer

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ciao ma'...1988Vasco Rossi

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
È solo un rock'n'roll show2005Video creator

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Close Up2012DocumentaryHimself
Questa storia qua2011Documentary
Vasco - Quello che non si potrebbe2008Documentary shortHimself
Effedià - Sulla mia cattiva strada2008DocumentaryHimself
Gran premio internazionale della TV1986-2006TV SeriesHimself - Winner / Himself - Performer
È solo un rock'n'roll show2005VideoHimself
Live 82005TV Special documentaryHimself
Festival di Sanremo2005TV Series
TRL Italy2000-2005TV SeriesHimself
Vasco Rossi @ S.Siro 032003VideoHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Quelli che... il calcio2009TV SeriesHimself - Performer

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2005Silver RibbonItalian National Syndicate of Film JournalistsBest Song (Migliore Canzone)Non ti muovere (2004)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2011Silver RibbonItalian National Syndicate of Film JournalistsBest Song (Migliore Canzone)Femmine contro maschi (2011)· Gaetano Curreri
· Noemi
1991Golden GlobeGolden Globes, ItalyBest Original Score (Migliori Musiche)Stasera a casa di Alice (1990)
1991Silver RibbonItalian National Syndicate of Film JournalistsBest Score (Migliore Musica)Stasera a casa di Alice (1990)


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