Salvatore Adamo

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Birthday
1, 1943
Birthplace
Italy
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
1, 1943 (age 75)
Birthplace
Italy

About

Famous for such hit 1960s singles as "Tombe La Neige," "La Nuit," "Inch'Allah," and "Petit Bonheur," this popular vocalist and songwriter recorded music in the French, Spanish, German, and Italian languages. By the second decade of the 21st Century, his album sales had neared 100 million.

Before Fame

His first album, 63/64, included the hit single "Sans Toi, Ma Mie."

Trivia

He appeared in the 1967 film Les Arnaud.

Family Life

Though he was born in Sicily, he grew up primarily in Belgium. One of his six siblings, Delizia Adamo, also had a career as a singer.

Associated With

Fellow singer Amalia Rodrigues recorded a French version of his hit song "Inch'Allah."