Noemi (singer)

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Noemi
Noemi onstage in Rome 2009.jpg
Background information
Birth name Veronica Scopelliti
Born (1982-01-25) 25 January 1982 (age 32)
Rome, Italy
Genres Pop rock, Blues, Rock, Songwriter
Occupation(s) Singer
Instruments Vocals, piano, keyboard, electric guitar, classical guitar
Years active 2009–present
Labels Sony Music
Website noemiofficial.it

Noemi (born Veronica Scopelliti; 25 January 1982 in Rome) is an Italian singer-songwriter. In 2013 she became a coach in The Voice of Italy. She has sold over 450.000 records in Italy.[1]

Biography[edit]

Noemi is the eldest daughter of Armando and Stefania; she has only one sister Arianna. At 19 months she recorded an advert/commercial for Pampers.[2] In 2007 Noemi took part in SanremoLab but she wasn't among the finalists.[3] She graduated from the University of Rome III in 2005 earning a Bachelor of Arts in Performing Arts.[4]

X Factor 2[edit]

On autumn 2008, Noemi passed the audition for the second season of X Factor.[5] She is one of four singers in the Over 25 category, mentored by Morgan. She was eliminated in the 12th episode. She participated in the recording of two compilation discs of the programme: X Factor Anteprima Compilation 2009[6] with the song Albachiara (cover of Vasco Rossi) and X Factor Finale Compilation 2009[7] with the song La costruzione di un amore (cover of Ivano Fossati, also interpreted by Mia Martini).

Post X Factor: Briciole and the First EP[edit]

Main articles: Noemi (EP) and Briciole

At the semi-final of X Factor, Noemi presented her new single, Briciole.[5][8] The single was released on 10 April and reached number two[9] in the Federation of the Italian Music Industry (FIMI) chart; the single thus obtaining a gold disc and it's a summer hit 2009. On 24 April Sony Music produced her first EP, Noemi.[5][8] The EP has sold over 50,000 copies,[10] thus obtaining a gold disc.

From 15 May 2009 to 29 August 2009, Noemi went on tour to promote the Noemi EP on various stages throughout Italy.

On 21 June 2009 she performed at the concert "Amiche per l'Abruzzo", organized by Laura Pausini, at the San Siro stadium in Milan.[11] On 19 August she performed at Concerto per Viareggio organized by Zucchero[12]

First album: Sulla mia pelle[edit]

Noemi and Fiorella Mannoia

On 2 October 2009 Noemi's first album was released: Sulla mia pelle.[8] First single was released from the album: L'amore si odia,[8] this song is a duet with Fiorella Mannoia; the single obtaining a platinum disc.

From 23 October 2009 to 16 January 2010, Noemi went on tour to promote the Sulla mia pelle album on various stages throughout Italy.

On 19 February 2010 was released the republication: Sulla mia pelle (Deluxe Edition). The album has sold over 140,000 copies,[10] thus obtaing two platinum disc.

From 15 April 2010 to 2 October 2010, Noemi went on tour to promote the Sulla mia pelle (Deluxe Edition) album on various stages throughout Italy and Slovenia.

Sanremo Music Festival 2010: Per tutta la vita and post Sanremo with Vertigini[edit]

Main articles: Per tutta la vita and Vertigini

Noemi participated as a contestant, in the category "Artists", in the 60th edition of the Sanremo Music Festival with the song Per tutta la vita.[13] The single obtaining a platinum disc.

On 7 May 2010 was released new single: Vertigini; for some problems between radio and recordings, the single was re-released on 14 May.[14]

On 24 May 2010 Noemi, in Verona Arena, got three Wind Music Awards for sales of songs L'amore si odia and Per tutta la vita and of album Sulla mia pelle.

RossoNoemi and news singles[edit]

Noemi in concert

On 28 January 2011 was released new single Vuoto a perdere[15] wrote by Vasco Rossi and Gaetano Curreri; the single thus obtaining a platinum disc and a Nastro d'Argento. On 22 March 2011 Noemi's second album was released: RossoNoemi. The album has sold over 120,000 copies, thus obtaing two platinum disc. On 27 May 2011 Noemi, in Verona Arena, got two Wind Music Awards for sales of albus Sulla mia pelle and RossoNoemi. On 6 May 2011 was released new single: Odio tutti i cantanti, and on Sempember 16 was released Poi inventi il modo.

Made in London[edit]

On 20 February 2014, Noemi published her third studio album, realized in London and called "Made in London". The album includes "Bagnati dal sole" and "Un uomo è un albero". On 22 February 2014, was released the first single, "Bagnati dal sole"

Discography[edit]

Album[edit]

List of albums, with selected chart positions, sales, and certifications
Title Album details Peak chart positions Sales and Certifications
ITA
[16]
EU
[17]
Sulla mia pelle 3 42
RossoNoemi
  • Released: 22 March 2011
  • Label: Sony Music Italy
  • Format: CD, download
6 N/A
  • ITA: 60.000+
  • FIMI: Platinum[19]
Made in London
  • Released: 20 February 2014
  • Label: Sony Music Italy
  • Format: CD, download
2 N/A
"—" denotes albums that did not chart

Live albums[edit]

List of albums, with selected chart positions, sales, and certifications
Title Album details Peak chart positions Sales
ITA
[16]
RossoLive
  • Released: 18 September 2012
  • Label: Sony Music Italy
  • Format: CD, download
11
  • ITA: 25.000+

EP[edit]

List of albums, with selected chart positions, sales, and certifications
Title Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
ITA
[16]
EU
[20]
Noemi
  • Released: 24 April 2009
  • Label: Sony Music Italy
  • Format: CD, download
8 97
  • ITA: 50.000+
  • FIMI: Gold[21]

Singles[edit]

List of singles, with chart positions, showing year released and album name
Single Year Peak chart positions Sales and Certifications Album / EP
ITA
[22]
Italian Airplay EarOne
[23]
EU
[24]
"Briciole" 2009 2 N/A 100
  • ITA: 15.000+
  • FIMI: Gold[25]
Noemi
"L'amore si odia"
(with Fiorella Mannoia)
1 3 81
  • ITA: 60.000+
  • FIMI: Multiplatinum[26]
Sulla mia pelle
"Per tutta la vita" 2010 1 7 81
  • ITA: 30.000+
  • FIMI: Platinum[26]
Sulla mia pelle (Deluxe Edition)
"Vertigini" 36
"Vuoto a perdere" 2011 6 2 N/A
  • ITA: 30.000+
  • FIMI: Platinum[26]
RossoNoemi
"Odio tutti i cantanti" 16 N/A
"Poi inventi il modo" N/A
"Sono solo parole" 2012 3 3 N/A
  • ITA: 30.000+
  • FIMI: Platinum[26]
"In un giorno qualunque" 15 N/A
"Se non è amore" 46 5 N/A Rosso live
"Bagnati dal sole" 2014 8 6 N/A Made in London
"Don't get me wrong" 10 N/A
"—" denotes singles that did not chart or were not released.

Featured singles[edit]

List of singles, with chart positions, showing year released and album name
Single Year Peak chart positions Album
Italian Airplay EarOne
[22]
"La promessa"
(Stadio feat. Noemi)
2012 4 Diamanti e caramelle
"—" denotes singles that did not chart

Other charted songs[edit]

List of songs, with chart positions, showing year released and album name
Single Year Peak chart positions Album
ITA
[22]
"La costruzione di un amore" 2009 15 X Factor Finale Compilation 2009

Promotional songs[edit]

Year
Song
Album
2008 Albachiara Noemi
2012 Il cielo toccherò RossoLive
Tra vento ed aria
2014 Acciaio Made in London
Un uomo è un albero

Other appearances[edit]

List of songs recorded by Noemi appearing on other albums
Contribution Year Album or DVD
"Albachiara"[27] 2009 X Factor Compilation 2009 – Anteprima by Various Artists
"La costruzione di un amore"[28] X Factor Compilation 2009 – Finale by Various Artists
"Quanto ti voglio"[29]
(Claudio Baglioni feat. Gianluca Grignani & Noemi)
Q.P.G.A by Claudio Baglioni
"Il mio canto libero"[30]
(As part of Amiche per l'Abruzzo)
2010 Amiche per l'Abruzzo (DVD) by Various Artists
"Briciole"[31]
(Live version)
"L'amore si odia"[32]
(Live version, with Fiorella Mannoia)
Il tempo e l'armonia by Fiorella Mannoia
"Come si cambia"[33]
(Neri per Caso feat. Noemi)
Donne by Neri per Caso
"Cambiare"[34] 2012 Il senso... di Alex by Various Artists
"Il cielo toccherò"[35]
(Noemi & Cast of Brave)
Ribelle (The Brave) – Musica strumentale originale
by Various Artists
"Tra vento e aria"[35]
(Noemi & Cast of Brave)
"L'amore eternit"[36]
(Fedez feat. Noemi)
2014 Pop-Hoolista

Music videos[edit]

List of music videos, showing year released and director
Title Year Director(s)
"Briciole"[37] 2009 Gaetano Morbioli
"L'amore si odia"
"Per tutta la vita" 2010
"Vuoto a perdere"[38] 2011 Fausto Brizzi
"Odio tutti i cantanti"[39] Noemi
"Poi inventi il modo"[40]
"Sono solo parole" 2012 Noemi, Sebastiano Bontempi
"In un giorno qualunque" Noemi
"La promessa"[41]
(with Stadio)
Gaetano Morbioli
"Se non è amore" Noemi
"Bagnati dal sole"[42] 2014 Cosimo Alemà
Guest appearance
  • 2006 – "Dimmi come passi le notti" by Pier Cortese (with her sister Arianna)[43]

Awards[edit]

2009[edit]

  • Wind Music Awards as most promising young Italian talent

2010[edit]

2011[edit]

Festival della canzone italiana[edit]

Tour[edit]

Year Name Tour Shows Country Album/EP to promote
2009 Noemi tour
23
 Italy Noemi
2009–2010 Sulla mia pelle tour (prima parte)
22
 Italy Sulla mia pelle
2010 Sulla mia pelle tour (seconda parte)
53
 Italy  Slovenia Sulla mia pelle (Deluxe Edition)
2011 RossoNoemi  Italy RossoNoemi
Others tour and festival, in Italy, with Noemi's participation
  • 2009
    • Greatest hits tour 2009 supporter for Simply Red
    • MTV Mobile tour 2009
    • Sete di Radio Tour
    • X Factor tour
    • Cornetto Free Music Tour
    • Radionorba Battiti live tour 2009
    • Coca Cola Live @ MTV – The Summer Song
    • TRL – Total Request Live on tour 2009
  • 2010
  • 2011
    • Heineken Jammin' Festival
    • Vasco Live Kom 011 supporter for Vasco Rossi
    • MTV Days 2011
    • Sete di Radio Tour
    • Radionorba Battiti Live
    • Radio Italia tour
    • Radio Bruno estate tour
    • Festivalshow
    • Radio Cuore tour

Band[edit]

  • Emanuele (Lele) Fontana: (Keyboard and Hammond organ)
  • Claudio Storniolo: (Piano)
  • Gabriele Greco: (Bass guitar and Double bass)
  • Bernardo Baglioni: (Guitar)
  • Giacomo Castellano: (Guitar)
  • Donald Renda: (Drum kit and Cajón)
  • Claudia Biccari and Mirko Tagliaferri: (choir)

Other activities[edit]

Theatre
  • 2006/2007 – Donna Gabrielle e i suoi figli of Gabriele Cirilli
  • 2010 – Cirque du Cirill of Gabriele Cirilli
Writer
Television advertisement
  • 1983 – Pampers
  • 2010/2011 – A.I.S.M. (Italian association Multiple sclerosis)
Dubbing
  • 2010 – Dubbing of short film of Stefano Argentero
  • 2014 – Dubbing of feature film Ra.One, Italian singing voice
Fashion
  • 2010 – merchandising Sulla mia pelle tour
Correspondent
  • 2002/2005 – RED TV
Jingle

References[edit]

  1. ^ Giuseppe Videtti (20 April 2013). "Noemi: "Io in fuga dall'Italia per cambiare musica"". la Repubblica. Retrieved 16 August 2014. 
  2. ^ "X Factor 2 – Noemi's page". 
  3. ^ "Noemi at SanremoLab 2007". 
  4. ^ Biography Official website
  5. ^ a b c "X Factor, Briciole and first EP". 
  6. ^ "X Factor Anteprima Compilation 2009". 
  7. ^ "X Factor Finale Compilation 2009". 
  8. ^ a b c d "Noemi's discography". 
  9. ^ "Briciole 2nd on FIMI". 
  10. ^ a b "worldwide charts". 
  11. ^ "Amiche per l'Abruzzo". 
  12. ^ "Concerto per Viareggio". 
  13. ^ Sanremo Music Festival, Rai Uno, televised 20/21 February 2010
  14. ^ "Vertigini on 14 May 2010". 
  15. ^ "Vuoto a perdere". 
  16. ^ a b c "Italian Charts – Noemi – Albums". Italiancharts.com. Retrieved 15 September 2012. 
  17. ^ "Chart Search Results – European Top 100 Albums 10 April 2010". Billboard.biz. Retrieved 15 September 2012. 
  18. ^ "Certificazione album fisici e digitali dalla settimana 1 del 2009 alla settimana 23 del 2012" (PDF) (in Italian). Federation of the Italian Music Industry. Archived from the original on 12 July 2012. Retrieved 15 September 2012. 
  19. ^ "Italian album certifications – Noemi" (in Italian). Federation of the Italian Music Industry. Retrieved 2 August 2013.  Select Album e Compilation in the field Scegli la sezione. Select Week -- and Year ----. Enter Noemi in the field Artista. Click Avvia la ricerca
  20. ^ "Chart Search Results – European Top 100 Albums 23 May 2009". Billboard.biz. Retrieved 15 September 2012. 
  21. ^ "Sanremo 2012 – Artisti in gara – Big – Noemi". La Stampa (in Italian). Archived from the original on 15 September 2012. Retrieved 15 September 2012. 
  22. ^ a b c
  23. ^ http://www.earone.it ("Storico" Classifica Airplay Italiana: 2009, week n° 53-peak position; 2010 weeks n° 9, 19; 2011 weeks n° 10, 21; 2012 weeks n° 11, 22, 29 e 38; 2014 weeks n° 9, 32)
  24. ^ Peak positions on the Billboard European Hot 100 Singles Chart:
  25. ^ Simona De Santis (1 August 2012). "Noemi: Il successo è arrivato anche senza le vittorie in tv". Corriere della Sera (in Italian). p. 7. Retrieved 15 September 2012. 
  26. ^ a b c d "Certificazione Singoli Digitali dalla settimana 1 del 2009 alla settimana 35 del 2012" (PDF) (in Italian). Archived from the original on 15 September 2012. Retrieved 15 September 2012. 
  27. ^ "News: X Factor Compilation Anteprima" (in Italian). Newsic.it. 2 March 2009. Retrieved 15 September 2012. 
  28. ^ "X Factor Compilation 2009 – Finale di Various Artists" (in Italian). iTunes Store (Italy). Apple, Inc. Retrieved 15 September 2012. 
  29. ^ "Claudio Baglioni – Q.P.G.A." (in Italian). Rockol.it. 30 November 2009. Retrieved 15 September 2012. 
  30. ^ "Artisti Vari – Amiche per l'Abruzzo – Madraxa" (in Italian). Rockol.it. 22 June 2010. Retrieved 15 September 2012. 
  31. ^ Andrea Direnzo (14 July 2010). "Amiche per l'Abruzzo: Vendite da record" (in Italian). Oltremusica.it. Archived from the original on 15 September 2012. Retrieved 15 September 2012. 
  32. ^ "Fiorella Mannoia – Il tempo e l'armonia" (in Italian). 21 September 2010. Retrieved 15 September 2012. 
  33. ^ "Neri per caso, non-c'è gusto senza le donne". Corriere del Mezzogiorno (in Italian). 3 November 2010. Retrieved 15 September 2012. 
  34. ^ "Il senso di Alex" (in Italian). Rockol.it. 19 March 2012. Retrieved 7 July 2013. 
  35. ^ a b Claudia Morgoglione (29 June 2012). "Noemi la rossa diventa eroina Disney. Ma volevo essere Amy Winehouse...". la Repubblica (in Italian). Retrieved 15 September 2012. 
  36. ^ Alessandro Alicandri. "Fedez è Pop-Hoolista: tutto sul nuovo album". Panorama (in Italian). Archived from the original on 23 October 2014. Retrieved 25 October 2014. 
  37. ^ "Noemi, ecco il video di Briciole" (in Italian). Excite.it. Archived from the original on 7 July 2013. Retrieved 7 July 2013. 
  38. ^ Alessandro Alicandri (28 January 2011). "Noemi, altro che "Vuoto a perdere": nuovo singolo con Vasco autore. Ma la cellulite...". Panorama (in Italian). Archived from the original on 7 July 2013. 
  39. ^ Andrea Grandi (18 February 2012). "Noemi: sono contenta di me stessa" (in Italian). Newsic.it. Retrieved 7 July 2013. 
  40. ^ "Poi inventi il modo, in anteprima il nuovo video di Noemi". la Repubblica (in Italian). Archived from the original on 7 July 2013. Retrieved 7 July 2013. 
  41. ^ "Il tour dei trent'anni degli Stadio arriva al Palacover il 9 febbraio". Larena.it. 20 December 2012. Archived from the original on 7 July 2013. Retrieved 7 July 2013. 
  42. ^ "Noemi, 'Bagnati dal sole' (Video ufficiale)" (in Italian). Velvetmusic.it. 22 February 2014. Archived from the original on 11 March 2014. Retrieved 11 March 2014. 
  43. ^ "Music video of Dimmi come passi le notti". 

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