Born in Roma, Italy, April 26 1954.
Moved to S.Benedetto del Tronto in 1957 (his father worked in a bank). Massimo Oliva (1926-1990)
Moved again in 1963 to Sicily (Catania , his mother's hometown) where he formed his first beat combos in the mid-sixties.
Moved to Bari in 1969,
then back to Sicily (Messina) in 1971.
Finally moved himself to Roma in 1972 to study music at the "Accademy of Santa Cecilia", wich he was forced to quit one year later.
Got drafted in 1974, but survived.