Zucchero Fornaciari

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Adelmo Fornaciari (Italian pronunciation: [aˈdɛlmo fornaˈtʃaːri]; born 25 September 1955), more commonly known by his stage name Zucchero Fornaciari or simply Zucchero (pronounced [ˈdzukkero, ˈtsuk-]), is an Italian singer-songwriter and musician. His stage name is the Italian word for "sugar", as his elementary teacher used to call him. His music is largely inspired by gospel, soul, blues and rock music, and alternates between Italian ballads and more rhythmic R&B-boogie-like pieces. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Zucchero Fornaciari has received more than 660,853 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Zucchero Fornaciari is the 267th most popular singer (down from 262nd in 2019), the 1,519th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,448th in 2019) and the 26th most popular Italian Singer.

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  • 660k

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  • 67.74

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  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.76

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.35

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Zucchero Fornaciari ranks 267 out of 3,541Before him are Barbara, Anthony Kiedis, Giuseppina Strepponi, Eartha Kitt, Franzl Lang, and C. C. Catch. After him are Christa Ludwig, Jussi Björling, Cass Elliot, Hank Williams, F. R. David, and Kirsten Flagstad.

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Among people born in 1955, Zucchero Fornaciari ranks 53Before him are Michael Rooker, Martin Schulz, Billy Milligan, Pietro Parolin, Jorge Valdano, and Olga Korbut. After him are Toninho Cerezo, Jigme Singye Wangchuck, Emine Erdoğan, Sergey Shoygu, José Antonio Camacho, and Béla Tarr.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Zucchero Fornaciari ranks 1,519 out of 4,088Before him are Margherita de' Medici (1612), Bernardo Daddi (1290), Matthias Gallas (1584), Adriano Banchieri (1568), Fausto Sozzini (1539), and Prince Alfonso, Count of Caserta (1841). After him are James III of Majorca (1315), Margherita Sarfatti (1880), Leonardo Loredan (1436), Galileo Ferraris (1847), Elizabeth of Sicily, Queen of Hungary (1261), and Theodora (900).

Among SINGERS In Italy

Among singers born in Italy, Zucchero Fornaciari ranks 26Before him are Gianni Morandi (1944), Alessandro Moreschi (1858), Fabrizio De André (1940), Tito Gobbi (1913), Umberto Tozzi (1952), and Giuseppina Strepponi (1815). After him are Renata Scotto (1934), Antonio Cesti (1623), Ornella Vanoni (1934), Rita Pavone (1945), Giuditta Pasta (1797), and Bobby Solo (1945).

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