The Archivio Storico della Canzone Napoletana is a project proposed by Radio-RAI,
created in collaboration with the Campania Region, the Province of
Naples and the City of Naples, with the precise objective of
collecting, documenting, digitalising all the available examples of
Neapolitan musical repertoires and placing them at the disposal of the
From Enrico Caruso and Fernando De Lucia to Almamegretta and 99 Posse,
on an itinerary which includes Gennaro Pasquariello and Gilda
Mignonette, Nino Taranto and Maria Paris, Sergio Bruni and Roberto
Murolo, Renato Carosone and Mario Merola, Peppino Di Capri and Pino
Daniele, Nino D'Angelo and Gigi D'Alessio... But also Elvis Presley
and Paul Mc Cartney, Dulce Pontes and Caetano Veloso, Mireille Mathieu
and Charles Aznavour, Frank Sinatra and Frank Zappa.
As many of you have probably noticed, the catalogue still contains a
lot of mistakes, oversights, inaccuracies...
We are asking you for your collaboration (especially of experts and
specialists in the field) once again.
Whoever can provide precise information in order to integrate and/or
correct the current fact sheets is invited to inform us by filling in
the relative space provided in this section. Your name will be
mentioned in the fact sheet with the wording "Information kindly
provided by ...."
A special classification of these deserving collaborators will be
prepared and published on this website and constantly updated