Riccardo Paone known as FUNKYBEAT, is a passionate musician influenced by the 70’s - 80’s vibes. He started his career playing the piano and then stepped into the electronic producing world inspired by many artists such as Stevie Wonder, James Brown & Michael Jackson.FUNKYBEAT created his own sound by mixing funk and disco to produce fresh and groovy harmonies for everyone to enjoy.Started off playing at some of the main clubs in his home town Bologna (Italy) as a Dj resident, Riccardo then shared his music through social media and received feedback from some of the biggest producers on the electronic stage.