Zucchero 2016Adelmo Fornaciari Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI (Italian pronunciation: [aˈdɛlmo fornaˈtʃaːri]; born 25 September 1955), more commonly known by his stage name Zucchero Fornaciari or simply Zucchero ([ˈdzukkero] or [ˈtsukkero]), is an Italian singer-songwriter and musician, with an Order of Merit of the Italian Republic.

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.He is credited as the “father of the Italian blues”, introducing the blues music on the big stage in Italy.He is one of the few European blues artists who still enjoy great international success.

His stage name Zucchero is the Italian word for sugar, as his elementary teacher used to call him.

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