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Mango
Background information
Born (1954-11-06)6 November 1954
Origin Lagonegro, Italy
Died 7 December 2014(2014-12-07) (aged 60)
Policoro, Italy
Genres Pop rock, alternative rock, world music
Occupations Singer-songwriter
Instruments Vocals
Years active 1976-2014

Mango, stage name of Giuseppe ("Pino") Mango (November 6, 1954 – December 7, 2014), was an Italian singer-songwriter and musician. He was known for his style which fuses pop, folk, world music, the frequent use of odd time signatures and for his high vocal range.

On December 7, 2014 Mango suffered a heart attack while performing the song "Oro" during a concert in Policoro, province of Matera, aged 60.


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