1979 Umberto Tozzi – Gloria

Gloria is an album by Italian singer/songwriter Umberto Tozzi, released in 1979.

The song Gloria became an international hit. The song was originally written and composed in Italian by Umberto Tozzi and Giancarlo Bigazzi, and afterwards translated to English by Jonathan King. A 1982 cover version by American singer Laura Branigan sold over one million singles in the United States alone.


1  Gloria (Umberto Tozzi; Giancarlo Bigazzi) 08:55
2  Qualcosa Qualcuno (Umberto Tozzi; Giancarlo Bigazzi) 04:29
3  Non Va Che Volo (Umberto Tozzi; Giancarlo Bigazzi) 04:31
4  Alleluia Se (Umberto Tozzi; Giancarlo Bigazzi) 05:07
5  Mamma Maremma (Umberto Tozzi; Giancarlo Bigazzi) 03:18
6  Valzer (Umberto Tozzi; Giancarlo Bigazzi) 04:08
7  Notte Chiara (Umberto Tozzi; Giancarlo Bigazzi) 04:15
8  Fatto Così (Umberto Tozzi; Giancarlo Bigazzi) 04:25
9  Può Darsi (Umberto Tozzi; Giancarlo Bigazzi) 03:55



BassLes Hurdle
DrumsBarry Morgan
GuitarMats Bjorklund
Acoustic GuitarUmberto Tozzi
KeyboardsGreg Mathieson
PianoGreg Mathieson
PercussionBarry Morgan
Background VocalsEuro Cristiani
VocalsUmberto Tozzi
ViolinFritz Sonnleitner


Münchner Philharmoniker

Liner Notes

Producer – Giancarlo Bigazzi
Producer (Executive) – Giancarlo Bigazzi, Umberto Tozzi
Arranged By – Greg Mathieson
Conductor – Greg Mathieson
Engineer – Zeke Lund
Recorded By – Curtis Drake

Design Concept – Studio Cocchi
Photography By – Angelo Deligio

Recorded At – Union Studios, Munich
Manufactured By – CGD Messaggerie Musicali S.p.A.
Made By – CGD Messaggerie Musicali S.p.A.
Distributed By – CGD Messaggerie Musicali S.p.A.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – CGD