California (Gianna Nannini album)

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Studio album by Gianna Nannini
Released 1979
Genre Rock
Length 37:28
Label Dischi Ricordi / Metronome
Producer Michelangelo Romano
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California is the third album by Gianna Nannini and was released in 1979. She releases a new album CALIFORNIA, a rock record that - with the single "America" – took her straight to the top of the charts in Germany and Northern Europe in 1980. The album went platinum in Italy and gold in Germany, Switzerland and Austria.

Track listing[edit]

All songs by Gianna Nannini except as noted.

  1. "America" – 4:20
  2. "California" – 8:14
  3. "Good Bye My Heart" – 6:19
  4. "Io e Bobby McGee" (Cover version of "Me and Bobby McGee") (Kris Kristofferson / Fred Foster / Gianna Nannini) - 4:38
  5. "Sognami" – 4:01
  6. "La lupa e le stelle" – 4:08
  7. "Lei" – 5:44


  • Walter Calloni Drums, Percussion
  • Dino d'Antonio Bass
  • Kris Kristofferson Composer
  • Gianna Nannini Composer, Piano, Primary Artist, Vocals
  • Mauro Paoluzzi Composer, Guitar
  • Claudio Pascoli Saxophone
  • Stefano Pulga Keyboards
  • Michelangelo Romano Producer

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