Passion For Pop Music
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Recording Artist • Celebrity Hairstylist Makeup Artist for Film TV • Toronto, Ontario
Santino, a hairstylist and make-up artist for film and T.V., wrote and recorded his first, orginal song “Lust or Love” in 1991, and signed to Sony Music Canada. The single was released as part of a dance music compilation entitled “Radio Dance” which reached 25 on the Montreal Pop/Dance music charts.
He was the opening act for Platinum Blonde, Maestro Fresh Wes, Candi and the Backbeat, Lisa Lougheed, Debbie Johnson, and Kim Esty, and performed live at Kingswood Bandshell, the CNE,CHIN Radio International Picnic, Danforth Music Hall, and 107.9 Dance Summerfest
Through to the year 2000, he wrote and recorded a number of other singles that were popular and spun in the Toronto dance club scene.
In 2018, he decided to make a comeback and recorded a cover single of the orginal 1980’2 pop/dance song “I.O.U. by Freeez – produced bu Douglas Romanow, and spun on more than 24 radio stations across Canada since its release.
His latest single “Burn out the Sun” – produced by Douglas Romanow, Noble Studios – is released in June of 2019.