Franco Battiato

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Elder statesman of Italian pop, as noted for his contemporary work as his classic prog-psych work of the 1960s and '70s.
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Year Album Artist
2017 Platinum Collection Carmen Consoli Composer, Featured Artist
2016 Live in Roma Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2015 Anthology: Le Nostre Anime Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
2014 Dot to Dot Lilies on Mars Guest Artist
2014 Joe Patti's Experimetal Group Franco Battiato / Pino "Pinaxa" Pischetola Primary Artist, Composer
2013 Del Suo Veloce Volo Antony / Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
2013 Open Sesame Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
2012 Apriti Sesamo Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2012 LA Voce del Padrone/L'Arca di Noe' Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2012 Orizzonti Perduti/Mondi Lontanissimi Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2011 A Casa di Ida Rubinstein 2011 Giuni Russo Quotation Author, Composer, Featured Artist, Voices
2011 Sogno No. 1 Fabrizio De André Featured Artist
2011 Telesio Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2010 Boogie Boogie Man Pino Daniele Guest Artist, Featured Artist
2010 Marek Sierocki Przedstawia: I Love Italia Composer
2010 Non Conosco: Nessun Patirzio! Milva Composer
2010 Per Niente Stanca: Best of Carmen Consoli Composer, Featured Artist
2010 Povera Patria: Best & Rarities Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2010 Sigillo D'Autore: 3 CD Best Studio & Live Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
2010 Un Giorno Bellissimo Francesco Renga Coro
2010 Vía Dalma Sergio Dalma Composer
2009 A Mi Edad Tiziano Ferro Primary Artist
2009 Elettra Carmen Consoli Composer, Featured Artist, Tastiere
2009 Emozioni 2009 Primary Artist
2009 Gli Album Originali Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2009 Inneres Auge [Il Tutto E' Più Della Somma Delle Sue Parti] Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
2009 Musiche Ribelli Luca Carboni Composer
2009 Mé Písne: Zlatá Albová Kolekce Karel Gott Composer
2008 Acchiappanuvole Mango Primary Artist
2008 Alla Mia Età Tiziano Ferro Primary Artist
2008 Effedia: Sulla Mia Cattiva Strada Fabrizio De André Primary Artist
2008 Fleurs 2 Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
2008 Foetus Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2008 Il Ballo del Potere Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2008 Il Fiore Splendente Etta Scollo Guest Artist, Cantor, Piano
2008 Il Movimento del Dare Fiorella Mannoia Primary Artist
2008 L' Animale Adriano Celentano Arranger, Composer
2008 Le Piu' Belle Canzonidi Franco Battiato Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2008 Shock in My Town Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2008 The Capitol Collection: Bandiera Bianca Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2008 Tutto l'Universo Obbedisce All'amore Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2008 Vacanze a Portocervo Composer
2007 Ampia Ivan Segreto Primary Artist
2007 Area di Servizio [1972] Franco Battiato / Genco Puro & Co. Primary Artist
2007 Da A ad A Morgan Mixing
2007 Frequenze E Dissolvenze Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2007 Grazie a Tutti Gianni Morandi Composer
2007 Il Vuoto Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Producer, Arranger, Vocals, Chitarrone, Synthesizer Bass, Tastiere, Composer
2007 Il Vuoto [Single] Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2007 Il Vuoto [Single] Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2007 L' Immagine di te Radiodervish Artistic Producer
2007 Magia Primary Artist
2007 Pollution/Fetus/Sulle Corde di Aries Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2007 Prati Bagnati del Monte Analogo Raul Lovisoni / Francesco Messina Producer
2007 The Best: Platinum Collection Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
2007 The Complete Giuni Giuni Russo Arranger, Primary Artist
2006 Amara Terra Mia Radiodervish Arranger
2006 Canto Perché Non So Nuotare... Da 40 Anni Massimo Ranieri Composer
2006 Children of Men Primary Artist
2006 Grandi Sucessi Beat Primary Artist
2006 I Grandi Successi Degli Anni 80, Vol. 1 Arranger, Composer
2006 Le Piu' Belle Canzoni di Catherine Spaak Johnny Dorelli / Catherine Spaak Composer, Lyricist
2006 Live in Japan [DVD] PFM Composer
2006 Rossocuore Pippo Pollina Vocals
2006 The Greatest Songs Ever: Italy Composer, Primary Artist
2006 Unusual Giuni Russo Liner Notes, Piano, Composer, Primary Artist
2005 75 Jaar Radiohits: 90-00 Primary Artist
2005 Faber Amico Fragile Primary Artist
2005 Le Piu' Belle Canzoni Giuni Russo Arranger, Composer, Lyricist, Producer
2005 Musical Bases: Reality Music Primary Artist
2005 Remasterpiece Chris Coco / Sacha Puttnam Composer, Performer, Primary Artist
2005 Un Soffio al Cuore di Natura Elettrica Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Arranger, Vocals, Synthesizer, Composer
2005 Viaggio Tribale Tony Esposito Guest Artist, Vocals, Composer
2004 Battiato: The Box Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2004 Dieci Stratagemmi Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2004 Discoitalia, Vol. 2 Composer
2004 Florence: Music Celebrating the Flavors of the World Primary Artist
2004 Io No Andrea Guerra Composer
2004 Iononsono Numero 6 Composer
2004 Last Summer Dance Live Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2004 Made in Italy Alice Composer
2004 Platinum Collection Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2003 All the Hits Italia Inverno 2003 Primary Artist
2003 Bar Italia Composer
2003 Le Stagioni del Nostro Amore [Polygram] Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2003 Magika Italia Composer
2003 Noi Non Ci Saremo, Vol. 1 C.S.I. Composer
2003 Perduto Amor Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2003 Platinum Sanremo Composer
2003 Terra Esperanza Primary Artist
2002 Best Italian Album in the World Ever! Primary Artist
2002 Fleurs 3 Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Arranger, Vocals, Chitarrone, Tastiere, Composer
2002 La Raccolta (Best Of) Neri Per Caso Composer
2002 Live in Japan PFM Composer
2002 Music Bazaar Graphic Design, Primary Artist
2002 Story of Eurovision Composer
2002 Ti Amo Italia, Vol. 2 Primary Artist
2002 Vietato Di Minori Di 18 Anni? Jumbo Vibraphone
2002 Viva '60 '70 '80, Vol. 3 Composer
2002 W l'Italia W Composer
2001 Amore Nel Pomeriggio Francesco De Gregori Producer, Arranger
2001 Battiato Studio Collection Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
2001 Contact Eiffel 65 Vocals, Composer, Primary Artist
2001 Deejay Parade 2002 Composer
2001 Ferro Battuto Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Producer, Arranger, Chitarrone, Tastiere, Composer
2001 Fleurs Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Producer, Arranger, Vocals, Composer
2001 Gli Anni 70 Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
2001 I Successi - Non Ho l'Eta Gigliola Cinquetti Composer
2001 Tandem Ricky Gianco Programming
2000 25 Favorite Italian Love Songs Composer
2000 Battiato Sperimentale: '70-'78 Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2000 Campi Magnetici: 1 NUM3R1 NON 51 POSSONO AMAR3 Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Producer, Vocals, Composer
2000 I Grandi Successi Di Alice Composer
2000 La Cura: The Best of Franco Battiato Franco Battiato Primary Artist
2000 Personal Juke Box Alice Composer, Lyricist
2000 Viva Sanremo: 50th Festival Composer
1999 Certe Piccole Voci: Live Fiorella Mannoia Composer
1999 It's Time to Sing [Seven Seas] Edda Dell'Orso Composer
1999 Linea Gotica C.S.I. Composer
1999 Native Voices [Hidden Water] Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1999 Sanremo '99 Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1999 Zero Bluvertigo Vocals, Poetry
1998 Alice Canta Battiato Alice Composer
1998 Forza Italia Composer
1998 Gommalacca Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Producer, Composer, Arranger, Guitar (Electric), Chitarrone, Tastiere
1998 Live Collection Franco Battiato Primary Artist
1998 Neri Per Caso Neri Per Caso Composer
1998 Nueva Era Amistades Peligrosas Composer
1998 The Different You Vocals, Language Consultant, Primary Artist
1998 Una Vita Scellerata Franco Battiato Primary Artist
1997 Bella Italia [D.V. More] Composer, Primary Artist
1997 Festival Di San Remo: Gli Anni D'oro, Vol. 4 Composer
1997 Festivalbar '97 Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1996 I Grandi Successi Italiani, Vol. 2 Primary Artist
1996 L' Imboscata Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Producer, Arranger, Vocals, Chitarrone, Keyboards, Composer
1996 Mega Italia Primary Artist
1996 Shadow, Light Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Vocals, Composer
1996 Songs from Italy Orchestra Del Sole Composer
1996 Strani Giorni Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
1995 All the Best from Italy: 40 Italian Favorites Composer
1995 Dalla/Morandi Lucio Dalla / Gianni Morandi Composer
1995 I Grandi Successi Italiani, Vol. 1 Composer
1995 L' Ombrello E la Macchina da Cucire Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
1995 Ti Amo: Verführung auf Italienisch Primary Artist
1995 Unprotected: Dal Vivo a Lugo di Romagna Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Vocals, Keyboards, Composer
1994 Franco Battiato: Messa Arcaica Vocals
1994 Questa E' La Storia Da "Canzoni Stonate" A "Banane E Lampone" Gianni Morandi Composer
1993 Caffe' de La Paix Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Vocals, Keyboards, Composer
1992 Gilgamesh Franco Battiato Primary Artist
1992 In Europe Lucio Dalla Composer
1992 Italo Special, Vol. 3 Primary Artist
1991 Come un Cammello in Una Grondaia Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
1990 Best of 1980-1990 Composer
1990 Ciao Italia '90 Primary Artist
1989 Giubbe Rosse Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
1989 Italo Special, Vol. 2 Primary Artist
1988 Fisiognomica/Caffe' de LA Paix Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
1988 Italo Spezial [Disc 32] Primary Artist
1987 Nomadas Franco Battiato Primary Artist
1986 Raccolta Battiato Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
1985 Echoes of Sufi Dances Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
1985 Gioielli Rubati Alice Composer
1985 Mondi Lontanissimi Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
1985 No Time No Space Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
1985 Via Lattea Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
1983 Orizzonti Perduti Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
1983 Vox Giuni Russo Arranger, Composer, Lyricist
1982 Azimut Alice Arranger, Vocals
1982 L' Arca Di Noe' Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
1981 Bandiera Bianca Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
1981 Energie Giuni Russo Producer, Original Album Producer, Arranger, Composer, Lyricist
1981 La Voce del Padrone Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
1980 Caponord Alice Arranger, Vocals, Composer
1980 Cosa Restra Alice Arranger, Vocals, Composer
1980 Patriots Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
197? Motore Immobile Giusto Pio Production Administrator
1979 L' Egitto Prima Delle Sabbie Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Vocals, Keyboards, Synthesizer, Composer
1979 L' Era del Cinghiale Bianco Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Arranger, Composer
1978 Juke Box Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Vocals, Keyboards, Synthesizer, Composer
1977 Franco Battiato Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Vocals, Keyboards, Synthesizer, Composer
1975 Feed Back Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
1975 Melle Le Gladiator Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Vocals, Keyboards, Synthesizer, Composer
1974 Clic Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Vocals, Keyboards, Synthesizer, Composer
1973 Sulle Corde di Aries Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Piano, Keyboards, Synthesizer, Kalimba, Composer
1972 Energia Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Composer
1972 Fetus Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Vocals, Keyboards, Synthesizer, Composer
1972 Pollution Franco Battiato Primary Artist, Vocals, Keyboards, Synthesizer, VCS 3 Synthesizer, Composer
1971 La Convenzione Franco Battiato / Juri Camisasca Primary Artist
1969 Bella Ragazza Franco Battiato Primary Artist
1969 Sembrava Una Serata Franco Battiato Primary Artist
1968 E' L'amore Franco Battiato Primary Artist
1968 Vento Caldo Franco Battiato Primary Artist
1967 La Torre Franco Battiato Primary Artist
1967 Triste Come Me Franco Battiato Primary Artist
1965 E Piu' Ti Amo Franco Battiato Primary Artist
1965 L' Amore E' Partito Franco Battiato Primary Artist
100 Tubes Italie Primary Artist
Alla Mia Età: Live In Rome Tiziano Ferro Composer
Alla Mia Età: Live In Rome [Blu-Ray] Tiziano Ferro Composer
Anni '80: The Hits, Vol. 1 Primary Artist
Bach & Battiato Francesco Libetta Cover Painting, Composer
Classic Albums Franco Battiato Primary Artist
Collection: Giuni Russo Giuni Russo Arranger, Composer, Lyricist, Producer
Collection: Tutto Hits Anni '80 Lyricist, Producer
De Italiaanse Droom Primary Artist
Disco Fox Dance Party Composer
Discofox Energy Composer
E' l'Amore/Fumo di una Sigaretta Franco Battiato Primary Artist
Fleurs 3 Franco Battiato Primary Artist
Gli Album d'Autore Franco Battiato Primary Artist
I Treni di Tozeur Franco Battiato / Alice Visconti Primary Artist
Introspettiva Franco Battiato Primary Artist
Italian Evergreen, Vol. 2: Greatest Italian Pop Songs Composer
Italian Pop Sensation Composer
L' Alieno Luca Madonia Main Personnel
La Notte Italiana, Vol. 1 Primary Artist
La Voce del Padrone/Fisiognomica Franco Battiato Primary Artist
Le Nostre Anime: Anthology Franco Battiato Primary Artist
Le 101 Canzoni Della Storia del Pop Primary Artist
Messa Arcaica Franco Battiato Primary Artist
One Shot Summer One Shot Summer Composer
Parole E Note Composer, Lyric Poetry
Prospettiva Nevski Franco Battiato Primary Artist
Q.P.G.A. Claudio Baglioni Main Personnel
Solo Tu Primary Artist
Sunbada: De 20 Heetste Zomerhits Uit de Top 40 Composer
The Best of Franco Battiato Franco Battiato Primary Artist
The Album Collection Tiziano Ferro Featured Artist
Ti Amo Anche Se Non So Chi Sei Primary Artist
Un'estate al Mare/Bing Bang Being [Digital 45] Giuni Russo Arranger, Composer
Un'ora Con Franco Battiato Primary Artist
Una Notte Speciale Lina Lombardo Composer
Vol. 2-Millennium Italia Primary Artist