Albano Carrisi

Italian Actor and Singer
Born May 20, 1943

Albano Carrisi, better known as Al Bano, is an Italian singer, actor and winemaker.

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1943 Birth Born on May 20, 1943.


1966 23 Years Old He made his debut in 1966 both as a singer, at the Festival delle Rose, and on television. … Read More
1967 24 Years Old He recorded some major hits such as "La siepe" and "Nel sole" at that time. "Nel sole" sold 600,000 copies in Italy within three months of release in 1967, and eventually over one million copies, and was awarded a gold disc in July 1968.
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Soon afterwards, he started a musical collaboration with Romina Power (daughter of the American actor Tyrone Power), whom he married in 1970. … Read More


1996 53 Years Old Al Bano returned to his solo career in 1996 with "È la mia vita" which was followed by "Verso il sole" in 1997 and "Ancora in volo" in 1999 (that year, his duo – and his marriage – with Romina broke up).
1997 54 Years Old He also played in "Herşeye Rağmen" ("Nonetheless" in Turkish) music video of Sima (full name was Sima Sarıkaya), a Turkish singer in 1997.
2000 57 Years Old In 2000, Al Bano returned to the Eurovision stage, providing backing vocals for the Swiss entry (performed in Italian) "La vita cos'è? … Read More


2005 62 Years Old In 2005, he starred in the Italian reality show L'isola dei Famosi (Italian version of Celebrity Survivor) with his daughter, Romina Carrisi.
2007 64 Years Old Al Bano returned to Sanremo Music Festival in 2007, where he sang "Nel perdono" which came in second place. … Read More
2013 70 Years Old In the summer of 2013, Al Bano and Romina Power reunited, reportedly only on a professional basis and for one final time, for a concert performance in Moscow. … Read More
2015 72 Years Old On 30 May 2015, Al Bano produced a show at the Arena di Verona, before a sold-out audience of 11,000, in which he starred with Romina Power. … Read More
2016 73 Years Old 1 More Event
…  In 2016 he was awarded Albanian citizenship due to his close ties with the country. … Read More
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