MUSICIAN

Lucio Battisti

1943 - 1998

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Lucio Battisti (5 March 1943 – 9 September 1998) was an influential Italian singer-songwriter and composer. He is widely recognized for songs that defined the late 1960s and 1970s era of Italian songwriting.Battisti released 18 studio albums from 1969 to 1994, with a significant portion of this catalogue translated into Spanish (various albums), English (one album), French (two albums), and German (one album). He was known to be an extremely reserved artist, performing only a small number of live concerts during his career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lucio Battisti has received more than 386,279 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Lucio Battisti is the 505th most popular musician (up from 561st in 2019), the 2,005th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,998th in 2019) and the 21st most popular Italian Musician.

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Lucio Battisti ranks 505 out of 2,675Before him are Ryo Kawasaki, Oliver Dragojević, Joan Manuel Serrat, Willy DeVille, Rick Wakeman, and Dick Dale. After him are Eugene Ormandy, Loreena McKennitt, Curtis Mayfield, Christian Lorenz, Robert Smith, and Lead Belly.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1943, Lucio Battisti ranks 165Before him are Terry Eagleton, José Ángel Iribar, Randy Newman, Joan Manuel Serrat, Winston Groom, and Poul Nyrup Rasmussen. After him are Eduardo Mendoza Garriga, David Morrell, Wallace Shawn, Edward Herrmann, David Soul, and Ian Kershaw. Among people deceased in 1998, Lucio Battisti ranks 85Before him are Shotaro Ishinomori, Shinichi Suzuki, Momoko Kōchi, John Derek, Aymoré Moreira, and Marie-Louise Meilleur. After him are Zbigniew Herbert, Sōsuke Uno, Georgy Sviridov, Frithjof Schuon, Jack Lord, and Ramón Sampedro.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Lucio Battisti ranks 2,005 out of 4,088Before him are Prospero Colonna (1452), Spinello Aretino (1350), Roger Borsa (1060), Adriano Galliani (1944), Publius Decius Mus (-400), and Bruno Conti (1955). After him are Titus Calpurnius Siculus (290), Lanfranc (1005), Mia Martini (1947), Liutpert (680), Marc'Antonio Ingegneri (1535), and Aripert I (625).

Among MUSICIANS In Italy

Among musicians born in Italy, Lucio Battisti ranks 21Before him are Gianna Nannini (1954), Domenico Alberti (1710), Franco Battiato (1945), Leonardo De Lorenzo (1875), Antonio Bazzini (1818), and Aldo Ciccolini (1925). After him are Salvatore Accardo (1941), Enrico Toselli (1883), Giovanni Sgambati (1841), Vasco Rossi (1952), Salamone Rossi (1570), and Mantovani (1905).