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Toni Cottura

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Also known as  Smooth T
Labels  Eastwest Records
Origin  Italy
Associated acts  Fun Factory

Genres  Eurodance, hip hop
Name  Toni Cottura
Years active  1988–present
Role  Rapper
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Born  June 7, 1971 (age 44) (1971-06-07)
Music groups  The Underdog Project, Fun Factory (1993 – 1996)
Awards  Echo Award for the Producer/s of the Year
Albums  Fun‑Tastic, NonStop, All Their Best, It Doesn't Matter, It Doesn't Matter: Greatest

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Toni Cottura (born June 7, 1971), better known by his stage name Smooth T., is a German Eurodance and hip-hop producer and rapper.


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Musical career

He started his career in 1988 as a hip-hop producer with David Fascher and later worked with DJ Shahin.

In 1993, he founded the Eurodance group Fun Factory, where he started as a dancer before he went on to producer, songwriter and then moving up to rapping on the band's second album. Cottura and partner Bülent Aris. Fun Factory disbanded in 1996. Cottura and partner Bülent Aris began to concentrate on their hip-hop collective, known as the Booya Family.

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While at Booya, he produced tracks for a variety of artists including Nana (a.k.a. Darkman), Pappa Bear, Ray Horton, Jonestown, A.K. Swift and Alex Prince, mostly in hip-hop and R&B. He also produced tracks for boy bands 'N Sync and Backstreet Boys and collaborated with P. Diddy.

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In 2000, Cottura parted ways with Aris and disbanded Booya, returning to Eurodance to form The Underdog Project and Popstars winners Bro'Sis. He made a surprise return in 2003 with a pop ballad, "Fly".

In 2002, Cottura produced the track "Bounce" for Sarah Connor's 2002 album "Unbelievable"

In 2006, Cottura returned to the scene with a new single entitled "Quieres Una Aventura", a duet with Romanian singer Corina.


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