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Paolo Conte

Italian Musician
Male
Born Jan 6, 1937

Paolo Conte is an Italian singer, pianist, composer, and lawyer notable for his grainy, resonant voice, his colourful and dreamy compositions (evocative of Italian and Mediterranean sounds, as well as of jazz music, South American atmospheres, and of French-language singers like Jacques Brel and Georges Brassens) and his wistful, sometimes melancholic lyrics.… Read More

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    Yahoo News - Nov 05, 2015
  • Families Of Zetas Victims Find No Peace
    Huffington Post - Jul 26, 2013
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    Huffington Post - Sep 28, 2012
  • Il “Premio Tenco” Bussa Alle Porte Di Como Il Corriere Di Como
    Google News - Sep 01, 2011

Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1937 Birth Born on January 6, 1937.

THIRTIES

1974 37 Years Old Conte began his solo career with a 1974 self-titled LP, with subsequent efforts like 1987's Aguaplano and 1990's Parole D'Amore Scritte a Macchina enjoying considerable success throughout Europe. 1998's Paolo Conte, a greatest-hits collection, was his first U.S. release. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2006 69 Years Old Some of his hits were used in many movies, for example "Come Di" in I Am David (2003), and Mickey Blue Eyes (1999), "Via con me" in French Kiss (1995), Mostly Martha (2001), Welcome to Collinwood (2002), and the "Fritz" Coca Cola commercial that was widely shown in US movie theaters in early 2006. … Read More
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