Filippo Neviani also known as Nek (born January 6th, 1972) is a popular contemporary Italian singer. Some of his hits include â€śLaura Non C'Ã¨â€ť or â€śLaura no Estaâ€ť which became a major hit in Europe and Latin America in 1997 being one of the most listened songs of that year, and â€śAlmeno stavoltaâ€ť.
Nek was born in Sassuolo, a small town in the province of Modena. He started his career at a very young age. In 1984, he formed a duo with Gianluca Vaccari that became very famous among young people. They mostly used to play at graduation parties, birthdays and many other events.
In 1992 he released his first album as a soloist, but it wasn't until 1996 that he achieved international fame. In 1997 he made his debut album in Spanish, titled Nek. this album became a major hit in many countries in Latin America.
Nek released a Greatest Hits album in 2003 with 3 unreleased tracks.
In 2005, he released a new album Una Parte Di Me that yielded the #1 Italian hit "Lascia che io sia". Nek participated in the Italian Live 8 concert on July 2, 2005, at the Circus Maximus, Rom...
|Born||January 6th 1972 in Sassuolo, Italy|