| November 9, 1978 (age 37)
Argenteuil, France (1978-11-09) |
My Major Company, Capitol Records
Des corps libres, 1362, Arno Santamaria, Debout (Je me sens bien)
Nouvelle Chanson, French pop music
Gerald de Palmas, Arno, Cali, Frederick Arno, Leo Rispal
Arno Santamaria Wikipedia
Arno Santamaria (born 1978 in Argenteuil, France) is a French singer-songwriter.
Arno Santamaria taught himself to play the guitar alone. At 15 he formed a hard-rock band and played several rock and hard-rock scenes. At 17 he discovered Léo Ferré and began writing songs. He obtained a degree from Schola Cantorum de Paris as an audio engineer.
In 2009, he made his first album via Spidart, a crowdfunding platform.
In 2012, his second album 1362 was made with the help of 1362 producers on MyMajorCompany. He was the opening act for concerts by Murray Head, Gérald de Palmas and Arno.
In 2014, Arno was candidate at the French version of Rising Star. He seduced the audience, and the singer Cali who was in the jury, by singing his own compositions. He finished in second place. After that Arno signed a contract with Capitol Records. In December, an EP with 4 tracks has been released and a third album was released in June 2015.2014: Debout (je me sens bien)
2012 : Discovery by Public Francophone Radios