Hi I am Stefano!
Hi I am Stefano!
The full story
Stefano Cece is a singer/songwriter/topliner and producer from, Italy. His career has been nurtured through many valuable experiences: Studying IVA (The singing method) with Roberto Delli Carri, receiving more than 100,000 hits on Myspace, reach the national final of the Music Contest in Rome and the second place in the international ranking of IndieTop100, playing at the Roxy Bar and Le Scimmie (historical clubs) and be ranked 8th at Sanremo Rock.
In 2008 Stefano self-produced his first single, "I’m falling down", played on many radio stations around the globe, from the United States (IMRadio, OCROCK Radio) to the Netherlands (Ara Radio) Great Britain (The Rewind Podcast, XRP Radio, radio Exiles).
Stefano has also collaborated with producers like: Rob Viso (Gold Record in Germany with Dani Kandalbauer), Mario Riso (Rezophonic with whom he duets on “L’uomo di Plastica” at the Rock festival held in Troy, FG 2 January 2011) and Paul Tipler (Placebo producer among others) Mariano Dimonte, author and producer of “Let’s Party” soundtrack of Fiat Punto 2012 and Infasil Man 2013. Between 2009 and 2013 Stefano Cece collects dozens of dates in Italy, Switzerland, and the UK, and in July 2012 he is the closing act for the Nationwide Tour “Sisley Independent”.
At the beginning of 2014 HIT MANIA 2014 (One of the best selling Italian compilation, with songs by some of the most significant international artists like Robbie Williams and One Republic) has included Krakow Night and Ti Voglio in its production, two songs both written and produced by Stefano Cece and Mariano Di Monte.
In 2015 Stefano Cece continued to play concerts, and he has participated in some of the most important Italian music festivals such as Area Sanremo 2015 and Music Jump Festival 2015.
2016 was an excellent year for Stefano, He was one of the best 20 young songwriters chosen by Universal Music during the Italian contest “Genova Per Voi” and then becoming a Live Act with various prominent Italian artists for SINGCITY the street festival powered by RDS (One of the Major Italian Radios).
2017 was a great start indeed. His song “Do You Remember Happiness?” written and produced with Juan Lamarca was selected for the semifinal of the International Songwriting Contest, among 16000 entries from all over the world.
In 2017 the song “Amsterdam” has entered the Beatport top 40 new releases chart. The same year Stefano is part of the Songwriting Camp held by Sony Music in Italy. In September 2017 Stefano played a concert in front of 5000 people just with his acoustic guitar.
In 2018 his second solo album is set up to come out, and it will contain songs both in English and Italian, the album is supported by the Italian Government through the PugliaSounds project as it is a worthy cultural expression of our age. The same year Stefano decided to create The Smart Songwriter, a place where he can use his skills and his contacts to help other people to reach their music goals having the right team.