CoreLeoni is a project by Leo Leoni, founder of the Swiss band Gotthard
. On the 25th anniversary of the release of the first Gotthard
album, Leoni wanted to pay tribute to songs that Gotthard left aside and rebrush them in a respectful manner, and record a tribute album with his new band. CoreLeoni includes Leo Leoni as a guitarist and some vocals, lead vocalist Ronnie Romero (Rainbow
), guitarist Igor Gianola, bassist Mila Merker and drummer Hena Habegger. They released their first album The Greatest Hits Part 1
on 23 February 2018.