It was last November that the first dates for the Summer 2023 bill were announced and from that moment the search for tickets began for the OneRepublic show, which tonight in Piazza Napoleone will attract 9 thousand fans from all over Italy and beyond.
One of the most listened-to pop-rock bands in the world, OneRepublic is racking up hit after hit and dominating global charts with their songs entering the soundtracks of numerous movies, shows and TV series in the US . His latest single “I’m Not Worry”, Gold record in Italy, soundtrack to the blockbuster movie “Top Gun: Maverick”, is a summer megahit all over the world and is currently one of the most played songs on radio in Italy . and Most Listened on Spotify Global Chart and Viral on Tik Tok.
Following the international success of his fifth studio album “Human”, released in August 2021, with superhits “Rescue Me”, “Better Days” and “Run”, and his most recent live album “One Night in Malibu”, released last February, To date the band has achieved absolute records by accumulating over 38 billion streams and 20 platinum records on music platforms in Italy alone.
The band consists of Ryan Tedder (vocals, bass, acoustic guitar, piano, keyboards, synthesizer, tambourine), Zach Filkins (vocals, guitar, viola, violin), Eddie Fisher (drums and percussion), Drew Brown (guitar, bass) . keyboards, xylophone, backing vocals) and Brent Kutzle (bass, cello, violin, keyboards, synthesizer, programming).
Frontman Ryan Tedder is also one of the world’s leading songwriters and producers, having written and produced songs for Adele, Beyoncé, U2, Maroon 5, Miley Cyrus, Madonna, Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder and Ariana Grande Have done Tedder himself has often cited The Beatles as inspirations for their songwriting ability and melodic invention, and U2, for how Bono manages to engage the audience during concerts.
Meanwhile, on the occasion of the “sold out” concert on Friday evening, the artistic director of the festival, Mimmo D’Alessandro, gave the traditional “personal” bottle of sassicia to Norah Jones.