Orianthi Penny Panagaris（生于1985年1月22日）是澳大利亚音乐家，歌手和词曲作者，于2009年与Michael Jackson进行了彩排，为他命运多ated的This Is It音乐会系列做准备，并与Alice Cooper的巡回乐队一起演出。她在2009年出道的单曲《根据您》在日本排在第三，在澳大利亚排在第八，在美国排在第十七；她的第二张专辑Believe于2009年末在全球发行。同年，Orianthi被《Elle》杂志评为12位最伟大的女电吉他手之一。她还获得了Guitar International颁发的“ 2010年度突破吉他手奖”杂志。
Orianthi Penny Panagaris出生于南澳大利亚州的阿德莱德，具有希腊血统。她从三岁起就开始弹钢琴，在父亲的鼓励下，在六岁时开始学习木吉他。11岁那年，她拿起电吉他，离开了梅赛德斯学院，就读于卡布拉多米尼加学院。她还参加了短时间的圣彼得大学女子学校。15岁那年，她将精力集中于写歌，因此开始了她的职业生涯。她从14岁起就开始在乐队中演出，并在史蒂夫·维伊（Steve Vai）的首场演出中演出在15奥里安斯的年龄达到并堵塞与卡洛斯桑塔纳时，她是18他邀请奥里安斯起床和果酱与他在试音后来问她是否会当晚和他一起在舞台上卡住他的阿德莱德音乐会，纪念驱动器，2003年3月30日。
Orianthi 于2005年独立发行了自己的首张录音室专辑《Violet Journey》，其中包括所有材料的构成，并在大多数演奏中贡献了吉他，人声和鼓。她在自己的家庭工作室制作并混合了最终产品。卡洛斯·桑塔纳（Carlos Santana）使奥里安蒂（Orianthi）引起了保罗·里德·史密斯（Paul Reed Smith）的注意，这引起了她的认可。Orianthi移居洛杉矶，于2006年底与Geffen Records签约，并与19 Entertainment达成了管理协议。
Orianthi为Panasonic制作了广告，并在Eric Clapton Crossroads吉他节上播放的歌曲《Bratz：The Movie》的歌曲“ Now or Never”中出现，并出现在《纽约时报》商业版块中，宣传环保的原声吉他，并在美国为史蒂夫·维（Steve Vai）开场。
Orianthi 作为Carrie Underwood的首席吉他手出现在2009年2月的第51届格莱美颁奖典礼上，Underwood邀请Orianthi成为她的乐队的成员。演出结束后（除了来自行业专家的建议），迈克尔·杰克逊（Michael Jackson）的管理层联系了奥里安蒂希（Orianthi），参加了《This Is It》音乐会的试镜。因此，奥里安迪（Orianthi）是迈克尔·杰克逊（Michael Jackson）的首席吉他手，并在去世前参加了他的《 This Is It》音乐会的所有彩排。关于由杰克逊亲自挑选，她说：
我不知道他为什么选择我，但他观看了我的YouTube视频并喜欢他们。他可以选择吉他手，但我进来为他演奏了’ Beat It ‘独奏。之后，他非常高兴，他站起来抓住我的手臂，开始和我一起在舞台区域上下走动。他说：“你能为我玩一次吗？” 那天晚上雇用了我 我希望他还在。他使我更加相信自己，我学到了很多东西。进入它，我认为这将完全与弹奏吉他独奏有关。但是大多数是和弦和时髦的节奏。
她于2009年7月7日在全球电视直播的杰克逊纪念堂中弹奏和唱歌。她出现在电影《迈克尔·杰克逊》的《这就是它》中，该电影编排了巡演的彩排，并在舞台上展示了她和杰克逊。她在2009年美国音乐大奖中颁奖，杰克逊死后获此殊荣。奥利安蒂希（Orianthi）也出现在“ 我们是海地的世界25强 ”中-杰克逊（Jackson）与他人合着并进行了部分表演。她在迈克尔·杰克逊（Michael Jackson）的歌曲“ 怪物 ”（Monster）中弹吉他，该歌曲的特色是50分，于2010年12月14日在迈克尔发行。
Orianthi 于2007年开始创作她的主要唱片首张专辑Believe，该专辑于2009年10月发行。该专辑制作了全球热门单曲“ According to You”，该专辑于2009年10月27日在iTunes上成为“当周最佳单曲”，在美国排名第二。无线电广播，并排在澳大利亚的第八位，日本的第三位，并在美国和澳大利亚获得白金身份。具有史蒂夫·韦（Steve Vai）魅力的摇滚乐器“高度弹奏”（Highly Strung）成为YouTube上的热门视频，拥有数百万的观看次数和攀登次数，她的歌曲《窒息》（Suffocated）在《吉他英雄：摇滚战士》中被选为可播放的歌曲。Orianthi随后演唱了四首歌曲，其中包括两首单曲“ Shut Up and Kiss Me”和“ Courage”。
奥里安迪（Orianthi）出演了一些深夜节目。最著名的是，她出现在2010年3月26日播出的《美国偶像》表演上。2010年，她进行了广泛的巡回演出，并在美国，日本，澳大利亚和马来西亚进行了头条新闻报道。她还向其他歌手开放，包括：约翰·梅耶（John Mayer），米卡（Mika），基德·罗克（Kid Rock），达蒂（Daughtry），以及亚当·兰伯特（Adam Lambert）与前偶像参赛者艾莉森·埃拉赫塔（Allison Iraheta）的《华丽国家巡回演唱会》超过30个约会。奥里安蒂希（Orianthi）在各种音乐节和慈善活动中演出，最著名的是在“ 站起来抗癌”电视节目中。
奥兰蒂希（Orianthi）在许多艺术家的合作和表现方面非常多产。她曾在Iraheta的第三张单曲“ Do n’t Waste the Pretty ”和Fefe Dobson的歌曲“ Ca n’t Breathe” 中出现，该歌曲出现在Fefe Dobson的专辑Joy在2010年11月发行。表示与她合作的人（例如Allison Iraheta和Lacey Mosley）是她最好的朋友。
她录制歌曲“ 瑟达哈克由奥斯卡获奖作曲家组成的” AR拉赫曼为宝莱坞 2011电影配乐 的Rockstar。这首歌在印度非常流行，并为Orianthi赢得了媒体的广泛报道，并被迈克尔·杰克逊（Michael Jackson）的首席吉他手引用。
2011年10月12日，由Dave Stewart制作的5首曲目EP Fire作为iTunes下载发布。
Orianthi与超级 乐队好莱坞吸血鬼一起参加了乐队2015年同名首张专辑的单曲“ Whole Lotta Love ” 。
2016年10月，Orianthi与Richie Sambora一起参加了2016 NRL总决赛赛前娱乐。他们的表现受到了不同评价，Sambora第二天在Twitter上捍卫了他们的表现。
2017年9月29日，Orianthi和Richie Sambora以RSO的名字发行了五首歌曲EP，名为Rise（两个成员的名字缩写的缩写）。他们于2017年12月15日发行了另一首EP 制作历史，并于2018年5月11日发行了他们的首张专辑Radio Free America。该乐队在PBS表演系列Soundstage的第11季第5集中演出，该首演于5月3日首演。 2018.
2011年8月29日，Orianthi被宣布为Alice Cooper的新吉他手。她取代了现任Thin Lizzy成员的Damon Johnson。她是爱丽丝·库珀乐队的第一位女性成员。奥里安蒂希（Orianthi）与爱丽丝·库珀（Alice Cooper）进行了两次世界巡回演出，但于2014年6月辞职，由尼塔·斯特劳斯（Nita Strauss）接任。她的离开使她和Strauss的粉丝群之间产生了裂痕，尽管吉他手本身就是朋友。
奥里安迪（Orianthi）曾作为吉他手出现在其他明星身上，包括与迈克尔•博尔顿（Michael Bolton），戴夫•斯图尔特（Dave Stewart）和詹姆斯•德宾（James Durbin）的演出。她还参加了2013年4月3日的《美国偶像》前7周第12周，为每场演出弹奏吉他。一个月后奥里安斯进行精细中国与克里斯·布朗在2013年公告牌音乐奖，并在同年12月8日，她赞扬卡洛斯·桑塔纳，执行在肯尼迪中心荣誉奖晚宴。她在2013-2015年的大部分时间里与Dave Stewart一起巡演，创办了BeMyBand，并发行了一首歌。2014年，她与Richie Sambora一起在澳大利亚和欧洲进行了个人巡回演出。2016年，两人在澳大利亚，南美和英国以RSO的名义巡回演出。
奥兰蒂希（Orianthi ）在为音乐商人（NAMM）举办的年度贸易展览会（NAMM）上与她相识后，在2010年与小孩子摇滚（Little Kids Rock）的学生见面。孩子们给了她亲笔签名的一把原声吉他，她加入了LKR的荣誉委员会。
Orianthi Penny Panagaris (born 22 January 1985) is an Australian musician, singer and songwriter who rehearsed in 2009 with Michael Jackson in preparation for his ill-fated This Is It concert series, and performed with Alice Cooper’s touring band. Her 2009 debut single “According to You” peaked at No. 3 in Japan, No. 8 in Australia and No. 17 in the US; her second album, Believe, received a worldwide release in late 2009. The same year, Orianthi was named one of the 12 Greatest Female Electric Guitarists by Elle magazine. She also won the award as “Breakthrough Guitarist of the Year” 2010 by Guitar International magazine.
Orianthi Penny Panagaris was born in Adelaide, South Australia, and is of Greek descent. She began playing piano at the age of three and, at the encouragement of her father, moved to acoustic guitar at the age of six. When she was eleven, she took up electric guitar and left her school, Mercedes College, enrolling at Cabra Dominican College. She also attended St Peter’s Collegiate Girls’ School for a short period. At the age of 15, she turned her focus to writing songs and so began her professional career. She has been playing in bands since the age of 14 and performed in her first stage show for Steve Vai at the age of 15. Orianthi met and jammed with Carlos Santana when she was 18. He invited Orianthi to get up and jam with him at soundcheck then later asked if she would join him on stage that night to jam at his Adelaide concert, Memorial Drive on 30 March 2003.
Orianthi independently released her debut studio album, Violet Journey in 2005, composing all the material, contributing guitar, vocals, and drums on most cuts. She produced and mixed the final product at her home studio. Carlos Santana brought Orianthi to Paul Reed Smith’s attention which led to her endorsement. Orianthi relocated to Los Angeles, signed with Geffen Records in late 2006 and struck a management deal with 19 Entertainment.
Orianthi has made a commercial for Panasonic, featured in the song “Now or Never” for Bratz: The Movie, played at the Eric Clapton Crossroads Guitar Festival, appeared in The New York Times business section promoting eco-friendly acoustic guitars, and opened for Steve Vai in the US.
Orianthi appeared at the 51st annual Grammy Awards in February 2009 as Carrie Underwood’s lead guitarist, with Underwood inviting Orianthi to become a member of her band. Following that performance (in addition to recommendations from industry professionals), Michael Jackson’s management reached out to Orianthi for an audition for This Is It concerts. Orianthi was hence Michael Jackson’s lead guitarist and was present on all rehearsals for his This Is It concerts before his death. In regard to being handpicked by Jackson, she stated:
I don’t know exactly why he picked me, but he watched my YouTube videos and loved them. He had his choice of guitar players, but I came in and played the ‘Beat It’ solo for him. Afterward he was so happy he got up and grabbed my arm and started walking up and down the stage area with me. He said, ‘Can you play once for me?’ and hired me that night. I wish he was still around. He made me believe in myself more, and I learned so much. Going into it, I thought it would be all about playing guitar solos. But the majority of it was playing chords and funky rhythms.
She played and sang at Jackson’s memorial, globally televised live on 7 July 2009. She appears in the film Michael Jackson’s This Is It, which chronicles the rehearsals for the tour and shows her and Jackson on stage. She presented an award at the 2009 American Music Awards, which Jackson won posthumously. Orianthi also appears on “We Are the World 25 for Haiti” – with the original co-written and partly performed by Jackson. She plays guitar on the song “Monster” by Michael Jackson featuring 50 Cent which was released on Michael on 14 December 2010.
Orianthi started working on her major label debut Believe in 2007, which was released in October 2009. The album produced the worldwide hit “According to You”, which was the Single of the Week on iTunes on 27 October 2009, reached number 2 on US radio airplay and charted to number eight in Australia, three in Japan, and achieved platinum status in the US and Australia. The charismatic rock instrumental “Highly Strung” featuring Steve Vai became a popular YouTube video with millions of views and climbing, and her song “Suffocated” was featured on Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock as a playable song. Orianthi followed up with a four-song EP including two singles “Shut Up and Kiss Me” and “Courage”.
Orianthi appeared on several late night shows; most notably, she appeared on American Idol results show, which aired on 26 March 2010. In 2010, she toured extensively, with headlining shows in the US, Japan, Australia, and Malaysia. She also opened for other artists including: John Mayer, Mika, Kid Rock, Daughtry and over 30 dates for Adam Lambert’s Glam Nation Tour with former Idol contestant Allison Iraheta. Orianthi performed at various music festivals and charity functions most notably at the Stand Up to Cancer telethon.
Orianthi has been very prolific in collaborating and being featured by many artists. She is featured on Iraheta’s third single “Don’t Waste the Pretty” and on Fefe Dobson’s song “Can’t Breathe” which appears on Fefe Dobson’s album Joy released in November 2010. She has stated that the people she has collaborated with (i.e. Allison Iraheta and Lacey Mosley) are some of her best friends.
She recorded for the song “Sadda Haq” composed by Academy award-winning composer A. R. Rahman for a Bollywood 2011 film soundtrack Rockstar. The song became very popular and garnered substantial media coverage in India for Orianthi, being cited for her time as Michael Jackson’s lead guitarist.
On 12 October 2011, the 5 track EP Fire, produced by Dave Stewart was released as an iTunes download.
Her third studio album, Heaven in This Hell, was released on 12 March 2013.
Orianthi joined supergroup Hollywood Vampires on the track “Whole Lotta Love” from the band’s 2015 self-titled debut album.
In October 2016, Orianthi featured in The 2016 NRL Grand Final pre-game entertainment alongside Richie Sambora. Their performance was met with mixed reviews, and Sambora defended their performance the following day on Twitter.
On 29 September 2017, Orianthi and Richie Sambora released a five-song EP called Rise under the name RSO (an acronym of the two members’ initials). They released another EP Making History on 15 December 2017, and their debut album Radio Free America was released on 11 May 2018. The band performed on the 5th episode of Season 11 of the PBS performance series Soundstage, which premiered on 3 May 2018.
Orianthi appears on the track Limelight from Don Felder’s American Rock and Roll album, released in April 2019. On August 31st 2020 new album O was announced: it will released via Frontiers Records on November 6th, produced by Marti Frederiksen and was anticipated by single “Sinners Hymn”.
On 29 August 2011, Orianthi was announced as Alice Cooper’s new guitarist. She replaced Damon Johnson, who is now a member of Thin Lizzy. She was the first female member of the Alice Cooper band. Orianthi did two world tours with Alice Cooper, but resigned in June 2014, and was replaced by Nita Strauss. Her departure caused a rift between her and Strauss’ respective fanbases, though the guitarists themselves are friends.
Orianthi has appeared as a guitarist for other stars including shows with Michael Bolton, Dave Stewart and James Durbin. She also appeared on the Top 7 week season 12 of American Idol on 3 April 2013 to play guitar for each of the performances. One month later Orianthi performed Fine China with Chris Brown at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards, and on 8 December of that same year she paid tribute to Carlos Santana, performing in the Kennedy Center Honors Gala. She spent most of 2013-2015 touring with Dave Stewart, started BeMyBand, and released a song. In 2014, she joined Richie Sambora for his solo tour in Australia and Europe. In 2016, the two toured under the name RSO in Australia, South America and England.
Orianthi met with Little Kids Rock students at the annual trade show for music merchants (NAMM) in 2010 after they opened for her. The kids gave her an acoustic guitar they autographed and she joined LKR’s Honorary Board.
2006 – Violet Journey
2009 – Believe
2010 – Believe II
2013 – Heaven In This Hell
2013 – Heaven In This Hell (Japanese Edition)
2018 – RSO (Richie Sambora + Orianthi) – Radio Free America
2018 – RSO (Richie Sambora + Orianthi) – Radio Free America [24-48]
2020 – O