Tag Archives: Patricia Kaas

À la folie

Les Francofolies, the annual music and performance festival, is coming to New York with a tribute to Édith Piaf at the Beacon Theater on September 19. Two more shows will take place at “The Standard” hotel in the East Village … Continue reading

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Tomber du ciel

Smoky-voiced French singer Patricia Kaas was born on December 5, 1966. She lived in the Lorraine region of France where her father was a coal miner. The Kaas family spoke a local dialect, Lorraine Franconian as their first language, and … Continue reading

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Donner sa parole d’honneur

French singer-songwriter Jean-Jacques Goldman was born October 11, 1951. He’s largely unknown to the English-speaking world, but he’s the second highest grossing performer in France (Johnny Hallyday is still king). He’s a graduate of EDHEC, one of the most prestigious business … Continue reading

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