Musical Wunderkind
Reginald Kenneth Dwight, so was christened his child Stanley and Sheila Dwight when he was born. From early childhood Reggie showed an interest in music. This was facilitated by the…

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Sparrow of France Edith Piaf and the giant Yves Montand
A huge role in the professional development of the singer and in his personal life played a meeting with Edith Piaf. After listening and the first joint performances, she was…

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Wind of hope Evgenia Vlasova
Zhenya still with excitement recalls his first performance at musical contestant Yevgeny Vlasov at the Palace of Culture “Ukraine”: “My knees trembled, it was scary and I wanted to run…

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the first record “Nabout twist”

Claude Francois – Non-extinguishing STAR FRENCH SCENE

The career of a nightclub singer is no longer satisfying Claude. World fame beckons him, but first the singer decided to conquer Paris. At the end of 1961, he and his family moved to the capital. At this time in the musical world there were big changes – American rock and roll broke into French pop music. Twist and jive were at their peak of popularity, Ye-Yeh’s rock-and-roll style was formed. Continue reading

VICTOR CHOI - RUPOR CHANGE
Sometimes it is difficult for us to even explain how Viktor Tsoi could deserve such a nationwide love. He wrote music and sang songs that awakened people, removed from their…

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Mireille Mathieu became the "ambassador of the French song."
Mireille Mathieu is a flawless page haircut, sleek eyebrows, invariably coral lipstick. She seems to be the same eternal impersonation of France as the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame and champagne.…

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