Joanna Paolinelli, born in Scotland, started studying music at the age of 5 and by 10 was already performing in live shows and on TV in the UK. After University she moved to Italy and worked for a few years for the Italian National football singers association where not only did she perform before thousands of people at stadiums but also did promotional work alongside top Italian artists such as Eros Ramazzotti.

She wrote her first album in the Uk in 1998 and her song Voices Ana from that album was played on top italian radio stations and TV programs. She has been working as a songwriter and voice coach for 25 years and has collaborated with top Italian djs, producers and artists with over 30 releases in Italy and Internationally.

She met Francesco over 15 years ago and joined him on his music business journey collaborating on many songs amongst the Gabesco catalogue and has collaborated on many of the songs of Gabesco’s artist Ashu signed to Sony records. Her latest radio release is a collaboration with Universal artist Bouchra on the song Yallah.