Nicu Covaci’s birthday
Originally shared by România frumoasă
born April 19, 1947, Timisoara, Romania
Nicolae Covaci is a Romanian music composer, singer, guitarist, painter and illustrator, best known as the leader of Romanian Rock and cult band Phoenix, for which he is vocalist and guitar player, with more than 50 years of activity.
In 1976, Nicu Covaci renounces his Romanian citizenship and leaves Romania for Amsterdam. Nicu Covaci founds a new band with musicians of different nationalities, but in 1977 Covaci returns to Romania and helps the members of his band escape. They hide in the band’s Marshall speakers, and are smuggled across four borders to Germany.
In romana: http://ro.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicu_Covaci
Numai una – Talisman & Nicu Covaci
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