Roberto Soffici

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Roberto Soffici
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Born (1946-10-29) 29 October 1946 (age 68)
Pula
Occupation singer-songwriter

Roberto Soffici (born 29 October 1946) is an Italian pop singer-songwriter, composer and lyricist.

Background[edit]

Born in Pula, the son of composer and conductor Piero, Soffici enrolled at the Giuseppe Verdi Conservatory in Milan, graduating in clarinet, harmony and composition.[1] In the 1970s he started a productive career as a composer, signing songs for Mina, Equipe 84, Nomadi and Ornella Vanoni, among others.[1] From the second half of seventies he is also active as a singer-songwriter; his main success is the 1980 song "Io ti voglio tanto bene", which peaked at sixth place at the Italian hit parade.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Eddy Anselmi. Festival di Sanremo: almanacco illustrato della canzone italiana. Panini Comics, 2009. ISBN 8863462291. 
  2. ^ Dario Salvatori. Storia dell'Hit Parade. Gramese, 1989. ISBN 8876054391. 

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