Francesco Renga

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Francesco Renga
Ambra Angiolini, Francesco Renga.jpg
Ambra Angiolini and Francesco Renga in 2009
Background information
Born (1968-06-12) June 12, 1968 (age 51)
OriginUdine, Italy
GenresPop rock
Occupation(s)Singer-songwriter
Years active1986–present
Websitewww.francescorenga.it

Pierfrancesco Renga (born June 12, 1968 in Udine, Italy) is an Italian singer-songwriter. He won the Sanremo Music Festival in 2005 with the song Angelo.[1] He also took part in the Sanremo Music Festival in 2009 with Uomo senza età[2] and in 2012 with La tua bellezza.[3]

In 2010 he dedicated to his ex-longtime girlfriend Ambra Angiolini (2004 - 2015), the song "Stai con me" written by Emilio Munda.[4]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

  • 2001 Francesco Renga (ITA #46)
  • 2002 Tracce (ITA #6 - Platinum 100,000+)
  • 2004 Camere con vista (ITA #4 - 2X Platinum 200,000+)
  • 2007 Ferro e cartone (ITA #1 - Platinum 120,000+)
  • 2009 Orchestraevoce (ITA #7 - Platinum - 100,000+)
  • 2010 Un giorno bellissimo (ITA #7 - Gold - 30,000+)
  • 2012 Fermoimmagine (ITA #15)
  • 2014 Tempo Reale (ITA #1)
  • 2016 Scriverò il tuo nome (ITA #1)
  • 2019 L'altra metà (ITA #2[5])

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brown, Marisa. "Biography: Francesco Renga". AMG. Retrieved 9 May 2010.
  2. ^ Belgesto, Alberto. "Renga a Sanremo, unico tra i bresciani".
  3. ^ "Sport: notizie calcio e altri sport - Corriere della Sera". www.corriere.it.
  4. ^ "Cineblog - Film e cinema: recensioni e trailer dei film da vedere". Cineblog.it.
  5. ^ "Album – Classifica settimanale WK 17 (dal 19.04.2019 al 25.04.2019)" (in Italian). Federazione Industria Musicale Italiana. Retrieved 30 April 2019.