Oro Incenso & Birra (Gold, Frankincense & Beer) is the fifth studio album released by the Italian singer-songwriter Zucchero Fornaciari on 13 June 1989. Its title represents a pun on "oro incenso e mirra", the Italian for "gold, frankincense and myrrh", with mirra being replaced by birra, meaning beer.
Adelmo Fornaciari was born in Roncocesi on 25th September 1955. He later moved to Forte dei Marmi in Tuscany where, between 1970 & 1978 he formed his first R&B bands: ‘Le Nuove Luci’, ‘Sugar & Daniel’ and ‘Sugar & Candies’. By that time he was already known as Zucchero, a nickname given to him by one of his school teachers. In 1981 he won the Castrocaro Festival with ‘Canto Te’. Then in 1983 he recorded his first studio album entitled ‘Un Po di Zucchero’. The ‘Best of Zucchero’ greatest hits album was released worldwide in November 1996. Upon release the album took the top spot in Europe with hits like ‘Il Volo/My Love’, ‘Menta e Rosmarino, I Wont Be Lonely Tonight ’ as well as some old favourites like ‘Diamante’, ‘Senza Una Donna ’ and ‘Diavolo in Me ’. The ‘Best o. album has sold close to 3 million copies to date.
Published by Polygram Dischi . edizioni Musicali/Rispetto . except "Diamante" published by Polygram Dischi . Edizioni Musicali/Serraglio . Thanks to Motor Oil (official sponsor 1989). Matrix, Runout (Hand-etchings Runout Side A): 839 5391-A 4 TOWN HOUSE . Matrix, Runout (Hand-etchings Runout Side B): 839 5391-B- 3 1 TOWN HOUSE .
Alias Adelmo Fornaciari Zucchero Fornaciari Zucchero Sugar Fornaciari. Biography Discography Songs. On the 1998 album Bluesugar, Fornaciari moved from Spirito DiVino´s New Orleans feeling to a more English rock style. The CD was produced by Corrado Rustici and the band included Santana bassist Benny Rietveld and bluesharp player Mark Feltham. Steve Winwood played Hammond on two songs and U2's Bono wrote the lyrics to the English version of "Blu".
Zucchero Sugar Fornaciari Vedo Nero. play) (pause) (download) (fb) (vk) (tw). Zucchero Sugar Fornaciari Diavolo in me. 04:05. Zucchero Sugar Fornaciari I Lay Down (with John Lee Hooker). Zucchero Sugar Fornaciari 07 - Con le mani.
|1||Diamante (Edited Version)||4:35|
|2||Il Mare Impetuoso Al Tramonto Sali Sulla Luna E Dietro Una Tendina Di Stelle....||3:57|
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Polygram Dischi S.p.A.
- Copyright (c) – Polygram Dischi S.p.A.
- Made By – PDO, Germany
- Producer, Arranged By – Corrado Rustici, Zucchero Fornaciari* (tracks: 1, 4)
NotesIssued in a slim jewel case.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode (Text): 0 42287 49432 5
- Barcode: 042287494325
- Rights Society: BIEM / STEMRA
- Label Code: LC 0309
- Matrix / Runout: 873 943-2 01 /
|873 942-7||Zucchero||Diamante (7", Single)||Polydor||873 942-7||Netherlands||1990|
|ZUCCHERO 2||Zucchero||Diamante (7", Single, Promo)||Polydor||ZUCCHERO 2||Spain||1991|
|Lonx 283||Zucchero Sugar Fornaciari*||Diamanté (12")||London Records||Lonx 283||UK||1990|
|Loncd 283, 879 289-2||Zucchero Sugar Fornaciari*||Diamante (CD, Single)||London Records, London Records||Loncd 283, 879 289-2||UK||1990|
|873 850-7||Zucchero||Diamante (7", Single)||PolyGram||873 850-7||Germany||1990|