The pop star has teamed up with US coffee chain Starbucks, the same company behind Ray Charles' celebrated 2004 duets album GENIUS LOVES COMPANY, to release ZUCCHERO + CO, which has already been a hit in Europe.
On the new album, Zucchero also teams up with fellow Italians LUCIANO Pavarotti and Andrea Bocelli, who he discovered, but he admits the highlight was getting the chance to work with his hero JOHN LEE HOOKER before the blues legend died.
He says, "That was a dream for me."11/07/2005 09:15
The famous calendar has taken a different approach this year, celebrating inspirational women photographed by Annie Leibovitz.