Giorgio Moroder
Date of Birth
Apr 26, 1940
Birth Place:
Ortisei, Italy


One of the principal architects of the disco sound, producer and composer Giorgio Moroder was born in Ortisei, Italy, on April 26, 1940. Upon relocating to Munich, Germany, he established his own studio, Musicland, and recorded his debut single "Looky, Looky" in 1969; his first LP, {^Son of My Father}, was released in early 1972. Around that time, Moroder was introduced to fellow aspiring musician...