Vivien Vee

Vivien Vee

born on 2/5/1960 in Trieste, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy

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Vivien Vee

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Viviana Andreattini (born May 2, 1960), known under the stage name of Vivien Vee, is a retired Italian singer.

Life and career

Born in Trieste, Vee debuted in 1979 as an electronic disco project produced by Claudio Simonetti and Giancarlo Meo.[1][2]

Her song "Give Me a Break" became a minor hit in the American dance charts.[3] Another song of hers, "Remember", was featured in the 2005 video game The Warriors.[4] She released her last single in 1989.

Between 1982 and 1984, she posed semi-nude in men's magazines such as Playmen, Blitz, and the Italian edition of Playboy.

Discography

Albums

  • 1979: Vivien Vee
  • 1979: Give Me a Break
  • 1983: With Vivien Vee

Selected singles

  • 1979: "Give Me a Break"
  • 1979: "Remember"
  • 1981: "Pick Up"
  • 1983: "Just For Me"
  • 1983: "Higher"
  • 1984: "Americano"
  • 1987: "Heartbeat"
  • 1989: "Cross My Heart"

References

  1. Peter Shapiro. Turn the Beat Around: The Secret History of Disco, Macmillan, 2006.
  2. Alan Jones, Jussi Kantonen. Saturday night forever: the story of disco, A Cappella Books, 2000.
  3. Claudio Simonetti. LastFM. Retrieved on 4 December 2011.
  4. The Warriors. AllGame. Retrieved on 4 December 2011.

Further reading

  • "Vivien Vee, la triestina del rock", La Stampa, March 26, 1983, p.21

External links

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