Saturday, March 26, 2011
Addio a Nilla Pizzi
In 1951 she took both first and second place at the Sanremo festival. Winner Grazie Dei Fiori also broke the record for most sold disc at the time (they had 78rpm discs in those days).
- on US LP Rendez-vous With Nilla (RCA) and other releases
1958 Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu (Volare) (see comments)
- b side to L’Edera (RCA 45-N 0647)
1961 Al di la
- on 7”, also on LP Recital De Nilla Pizzi (Durium)
Find out more about Aprite Le Finestre and Nilla Pizzi's hit version in the Eurocovers post Holy Priest, Open The Stained Glass Window.
Sources: Nilla Pizzi Wiki, Sanremo historia.