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Faire bouillir la marmite

French singer Serge Lama was born on February 11, 1943. His most famous song, “Je suis malade” has been recorded by numerous artists including Dalida and Lara Fabian, but I think Lama does it best. His father had to give … Continue reading

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J’aime mieux vivre en enfer que mourir en paradis

Barbara, possibly the last representative of the French Chanson style of music, was born on June 9, 1930. Her real name was Monique Andrée Serf, and her early life was simply horrible. When she was ten, her Jewish family started … Continue reading

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