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Renato Carosone

Renato Carosone
Born: Jan 3, 1920 in Naples, Italy
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Died: May 20, 2001 in Rome, Italy
Biography: Renato Carosone is regarded as the father of Neapolitan singing, bringing elements of jazz and swing into traditional, Italian songbook. Carsone was born on January 3, 1920, and started his singing career at the age of 17 after studying piano at a conservatory. He was best known for his 1956 hit about ...Read full biography
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