Gianfranco Giacomo Reverberi was born on November 12, 1934 in Genoa, Liguria, Italy. Italian composer and musician, he’s worked mainly as a film composer.
He was one of the first Italian rock music artists. He also worked with his brother Gian Piero Reverberi [1939- ] on the song ‘Last Man Standing’ (or ‘Nel Cimitero di Tucson’) from the soundtrack of “Viva Django! (Preparati la bara!), the first sequel to Django, which forms the basis of Gnarls Barkley's hit ‘Crazy’. Both brothers are listed as co-writers of the song.
He also worked with Enzo Jannacci and Giorgio Gaber.
Reverberi worked on scores for over 35 films but only the one Euro-western mentioned above “Viva Django!” starring Terence Hill.
Today we celebrater Gianfranco Reverberi’s 80th birthday.