Francesca Alotta

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Francesca Alotta
Born (1968-01-01) 1 January 1968 (age 47)
Palermo
Occupation singer

Francesca Alotta (born 1 January 1968) is an Italian pop singer, best known for the song "Non amarmi".

Background[edit]

Born in Palermo, Alotta started her career in 1988, as a member of the female group Compilations.[1] She started her solo career in 1991, winning the Cantagiro with the song "Chiamata urgente".[2]

In 1992, Alotta won the "Newcomers" section of the Sanremo Music Festival with the song "Non amarmi", a duet with Aleandro Baldi, which later became an international hit with the title "No Me Ames".[1] In 1993 she returned to Sanremo Festival, this time entering the "Big Artists" section, with the song "Un anno di noi".[1] The same year, she was cast in the Rai 1 show Domenica In.[3] In 1997 she entered the music festival "Viva Napoli".[4] In 2004 Alotta was cast in the Rai 2 reality show Music Farm.[5]

Discography[edit]

Album
  • 1992 - Francesca Alotta
  • 1993 - Io e te
  • 1997 - Buonanotte alla luna

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Eddy Anselmi. Festival di Sanremo: almanacco illustrato della canzone italiana. Panini Comics, 2009. ISBN 8863462291. 
  2. ^ "Tornano Baldi-Alotta". La Stampa. 7 June 1992. p. 45. 
  3. ^ Leandro Palestini (22 October 1993). "Decolla la domenica". La Repubblica. Retrieved 15 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "Mike, Mara e Napoli". La Repubblica. 8 June 1994. Retrieved 15 January 2014. 
  5. ^ Mariella Tanzarella (8 April 2004). "I cantanti si sfidano in beauty farm tra musica, diete e cure di bellezza". La Repubblica. Retrieved 31 December 2013. 

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