Filippo Neviani (born 6 January 1972), known by his stage name Nek, is an Italian musician and singer-songwriter. Nek is popular in Italy and throughout the Spanish-speaking world, and has performed and released most of his albums in both Italian and Spanish.

Nek first gained international success in 1997, when he took part in the Sanremo Music Festival in the Big Artists section, and although he didn't win, the song "Laura non c'è" (in Spanish: "Laura no está") went on to become his international breakthrough as it became a major hit in Europe and Latin America that year, as well the release of his fourth and million-selling album Lei, gli amici e tutto il resto, which was his first album to also be recorded in a Spanish language. Some of his hits include "Sei solo tu", "Almeno stavolta", "Lascia che io sia" and "Instabile".

Nek has performed three times at the renowned Sanremo song contest; first in the Newcomers section in 1993 with the song "In te" with which reached third place,[2] in 1997 with "Laura non c'è" reached seventh place,[2] and after eighteen years at the 2015 edition with the song "Fatti avanti amore" reached the second place.[3]



Laura non c'è
"Laura non c'è" is a pop-rock song written by Italian pop singer Nek.
Sei solo tu
"Sei solo tu" is a song written by Cheope and Nek and recorded by Italian singers Nek and Laura Pausini for Nek's seventh studio album, Le cose da difendere.
Un'altra direzione
Un'altra direzione (English: Another Direction) is the tenth studio album by Italian singer-songwriter Nek.
Lei, gli amici e tutto il resto
Lei, gli amici e tutto il resto (She, friends and everything else), is the fourth studio album by Italian singer-songwriter Nek.

Photos - Nek22

Popular Albums10

Popular Songs2

Song Appearances & References4

Collaborators & Influencers4

Other Music-Related Relationships4

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships1

Awards & Nominations1


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Spotify - Albums & Singles65


Spotify - Appears On7


Spotify - Top Tracks10



Affiliated Locations2