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Patricia Carli (born Rosetta Ardito on 12 March 1938) is an Italian-French singer.

Patricia Carli
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Patricia Carli in 2013
Background information
Birth nameRosetta Ardito
Born (1938-03-12) March 12, 1938 (age 81)
Taranto
OriginItalian
GenresPop, italo disco
Occupation(s)singer, composer
Years active1963–present
LabelsBel Air, Riviera

Life and careerEdit

Born in Taranto, Carli grew up in Belgium, where her parents had emigrated for work. After studying music and singing, she began performing in public and in a few years she became well known in Belgium and in France, where she performed at the prestigious Olympia music hall in Paris.[1]

In partnership with Gigliola Cinquetti she won the 1964 edition of the Sanremo Music Festival, with the song "Non ho l'età".[2][3]

Partial discographyEdit

45 rpmEdit

  • 1964: "Non ho l'età / Così felice" (Bel Air, ba 11001)
  • 1966: "Il male che fai / Un giorno a te ritornerà" (Riviera, RIV 514)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Eddy Anselmi. "Patricia Carli". Festival di Sanremo: almanacco illustrato della canzone italiana. Panini Comics, 2009. ISBN 8863462291.
  2. ^ "Festival di Sanremo del 1964" (in Italian). www.festival.vivasanremo.com. Archived from the original on 2002-05-07. Retrieved 2015-04-24.
  3. ^ "Sanremo 1964: Storie e storie del Festval" (in Italian). Rai. Retrieved 2015-04-24.

Read moreEdit

  • Eddy Anselmi, Festival di Sanremo. Almanacco illustrato della canzone italiana, edizioni Panini, Modena, article Carli Patricia
Preceded by
Tony Renis / Emilio Pericoli
Winner of the Sanremo Music Festival
Gigliola Cinquetti / Patricia Carli
1964
Succeeded by
Bobby Solo/ New Christy Minstrels