BIOGRAPHY / ENG

I started playing when I was 8 years old.

I achieve degree in classical guitar at the conservatory F. Morlacchi.

In 2000/2001 I attended the Talent Show “Saranno Famosi” the current “Amici di Maria” hosted by Maria de Filippi aired on Mediaset TV channel, have reached the final as a singer / musician.

At the same time, I participated to the recording of the album “Saranno Famosi” that got the platinum for selling 400,000 copies, and on this occasion, I had the honor to rearrange the song “NO WOMAN NO CRY” with the master Beppe Vessichio.

The single track extrapolated from the album “Saranno famosi” entitled “Never Too Late” sung by myself, it has become the soundtrack of the spot of TIM (Telecom Italian company) that chooses as Testimonial the components of the talent “Saranno Famosi” including myself.

In 2003, I get a gold record with ‘EP “MA DAI” produced by Caterina Caselli, Maurzio Costanzo and Mario Lavezzi, which sells about 40,000 copies and contains 3 other songs written and composed by myself “Strano Sogno”, “Brivido, Con la mente e con il cuore”.

In 2003 I joined the group of artists Caterina Caselli

I stayed for months in the top positions of the ranking of Italian singles’ sold

I took part in several television shows:
UNO MATTINA (RAI 1), TOP OF THE POPS (RAI 1),GIFFONI FILM FESTIVAL, I -­-­TIM TOUR (ITALIA UNO), MODA MARE PORTOCERVO (CANALE 5), RADIO ITALIA LIVE and many more

In 2005/2006 the protagonist of Musical Comedy “Lungomare” by Maurizio Costanzo

From 2002 to 2006 I joined as a singer the permanent cast of “Buona Domenica” and “Maurzio Costanzo Show” aired on Mediaset TV Channel.

On 2004 I co-authored with Mario Lavezzi the song “Chi è? Io!”

In 2004 I wrote the debut single “ULTIMO BRIVIDO” (Sony / BGM) for Antonino who was the winner of the fourth edition of the Talent “Amici di Maria” aired on Mediaset TV Channel.

My song “ULTIMO BRIVIDO” is entered in the EP is “CE LA FARO’ ‘” (which won a gold record), and was also added to his debut album “ANTONINO” produced by
Mario Lavezzi.

In the same year (2004) the song was part of the soundtrack of the movie “VITA SMERALDA” by Jerry Cala’.

In 2005 I wrote the song “SE CI CREDI” (WEA) sung by all the singers of the sixth edition of “AMICI DI MARIA” and included in the compilation “BIANCO & BLU” won a Platinum disc for having sold 80,000 copies.

In 2007/2008 I am part of the Demo Morselli orchestra as a singer for the program hosted by Pupo “CHI FERMERA’LA MUSICA” on Rai 1 in prime time

In 2008 I participated as a guitarist for Gianluca Grignani, to the tv promotion of the single “CAMMINA NEL SOLE.”

In 2009 I had the honor of writing, arranging and playing the guitar in a song for the Master Franco Califano entitled “UNA DONNA” included in his latest album “C’E’ BISOGNO D’AMORE”

Always passionate of electronic music, in 2010 i release my project chill / lounge “ANDREA CARDILLO CHILL PROJECT VOL 1″ which contains 12 tracks, some choices to be part of COMPILATION as:

BE FASTER(compilation ADIDAS MADE IN JAPAN)
NIGHT LOUNGE DINNER MOODS (compilation made in JAPAN)
WEEKEND presented by CAFE’ LOUNGE (compilation MADE IN JAPAN)
ITALIAN TALENT FACTOR
60 LOUNGE BAR GROOVE
50 LOUNGE BAR GROOVE Vol.2
30 BEST ITALIAN LOUNGE SONGS
CANNES BREAKFAST CLUB
CHILL OUT AZURE
CAFE’ DEL MAR
and many others

In 2011 I release my second project chill / lounge SMOOTH EMOTIONS which contains 13 tracks. Work entirely produced by myself.
In 2012, I had the honor to include two songs in the compilation CAFE ‘DEL MAR VOL XVIII by RAMON GUIRAL BROTO , which is the founder of the brand CAFE’ DEL MAR
In 2013 Papa dj, music designer of the club BUDDHA BAR MONTE CARLO, incorporated in its playlist a couple of my songs that are broadcasted on RADIO MONTE CARLO during the program “BUDDHA BAR” live from the BUDDHA BAR MONTE CARLO.
In 2013 I became an endorser for APOGEE SOUNDWAVE and EKOGUITARS.
For 10 years, player and singer in clubs and in squares throughout Italy with my band the “AUDIO MAGAZINE”
with which, in addition to a repertoire of covers rearranged , we also play our original music.
In 2009 we were one of the band’s resident of “Maurizio Costanzo Show” on TV MEDIASET