Bravo 14 August 1980 (+ Italo-Pop)


Actress and former Bravo Girl of the Year Ute Kittelberger features on the cover of Bravo of of 14 August 1980. That week 38 years ago, Germany’s youth read about:

• Bravo on tour in the US with Queen
• New Kiss drummer Eric Carr
• How actress Ute Kittelberger secretly married singer Bernd Clüver
• Rolling Stones “mini-magazine”
• Bravo visits Universal Studios
• Sex ed: What is pornography
• Racey’s comeback with a new drummer
• Johnny Logan in pics, with autograph card
• Introducing actor Matt Dillon
• Focus on Ital0-pop stars (Umberto Tozzi, Adriano Celentano, Drupi, Raffaela Carra, Toto Cutugno, Lucio Battisti, Alan Sorrenti etc). See below:




Umberto Tozzi 1979

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Italian singer Umberto Tozzi  on a back-page poster in Bravo of 29 November 1979. The caption notes that the singer was having a hit with “Gloria” (later covered by Gloria Brannigan), a song that narrowly missed inclusion on A Life In Vinyl 1979, but his previous hit “Ti Amo” features on A Life In Vinyl 1977.

Here’s “Gloria”