Italian bassist who became one of the most respected electric bassists in Europe with songs like 1999's "Il Mio Nome è Mai Più," which was one of the top selling Italian songs of the decade. He is famous for his many collaborations with singer-songwriter Jovanotti, with whom he has released more than a dozen albums.
He began studying violin at age 5 and discovered the bass at 14. He joined the hardcore punk band Dictatrista in 1985.
He won a David di Donatello Award for Best Song for "Baciami Ancora," a collaboration with Jovanotti for the 2010 film of the same name.
He was born in Ascoli Piceno, Italy. He began dating fashion designer Vanna Quattrini.
He acted alongside fellow musician Max Pezzali in the 1998 film Jolly Blu.