CURRICULUM

  • Manuela singer-songwriter and music composer/arranger, originally from Italy, based in London, UK, released her 1st original album entitled "Don`t Fall In Love With Me" and reached no.2 in the UK Official Soul Music Chart in 2014. (Listen to it on itunes click here)
  • Manuela is lead singer for the Amy Lives Project, the authentic band that toured and recorded  with Amy Winehouse. Amy Lives Project is an ensamble who collaborated with the Finnish orchestra UMO JAZZ  http://www.umo.fi/en/.
  • Amy Lives Project is fronted and lead by Xantone Blacq, its founder, keyboard player and singer for Amy Winehouse.
  • (Check out www.amylivesmusic.com and Amy Lives on Facebook for Tour Dates in 2017).



  • 2016 Manuela was featured together with the "En El Aire" project on Eliane Correa's album "rumba con flores", which has received outstandong press reviews. Eliane Correa is a new cross-over controversial cuban pianist/singer/composer, who has already revolutionized the world of latin jazz.(infos on Eliane Correa)                            
  • Manuela Panizzo in london performed alongside Chaka Khan, John Legend, George Duke, Joselyn Brown, Will Smith, Angie Stone, Joss stone. As a member of the 10 rooms band at the legendary 10 rooms in Piccadilly for 6 years, Manuela was a backing singer for a list of international superstars which includes R Kelly, Amy Winehouse, Black Eye Peas, Chic, Joselyn Brown, Blu Cantrel, Angie Stone, Sean Paul, Wyclef Jean, Justin Timberlake, Shalamar, Christina Aguileira,  Lionel Richie, Beverly Knight, Kele Le Roc, Omar, Kym Mazelle, Tom Jones, Westlife, Blue, Lee Ryan and many others. 

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  • Manuela has co-written, recorded and co-produced with Xan Blacq, Lee Ryan, Cece Rogers, Romina Johnson of Artful Dodgers, Luke Mosley (aka Gianluca Mosole), Andrea T Mendoza vs Steven Tibet.

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  • She worked as a backing vocalist for Vanessa Haynes, Andrew Roachford, Boy George and the Culture Club, Kym Mazelle, Angie Brown, Carleen Anderson, Mary Pearce, Kele Le Roc, Mario Biondi, Izzy Dunn and the London Community Gospel Choir.   

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  • In her native country , Italy she performed alongside Gino vannelli, Sheila E and the gospel music legend D'netria Champ.

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