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Giorgio Moroder

Bill Brewster,, 2001

• Father of Eurodisco
• Discovered Donna Summer
• Winner of two Academy Awards for Best Song (Top Gun: 'Take My Breath Away' and Flashdance: 'What A Feeling')
• Winner of one Academy Award for Best Original Score (Midnight Express)
• Winner of three Grammys and four Golden Globes
• Designer of the Cizeta-Moroder 16-cylinder supercar
• Awarded over 100 Golden and Platinum discs

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