Famous for his hit songs "Albachiara" and "Siamo Solo Noi" and for his ten times Platinum album Gli Spari Sopra, this Italian singer and songwriter wrote close to three hundred songs and released nearly thirty albums between 1977 and 2015.
He began his music career by establishing a club and an Italian radio station and working as a disc jockey. He recorded his debut album, Ma Cosa Vuoi Che Sia Una Canzone, in the late 1970s.
He has accumulated over 700,000 Twitter followers.
Born in Zocca, Italy, to Carlo and Novella Rosso, he spent his high school and early adulthood years in Bologna.
He is a contemporary of fellow Italian pop singer Gianni Morandi.