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La Vie En Rose: 9 Interesting Facts About Edith Piaf

She was born in Belleville Paris to a circus performing father and street-singing mother. Piaf’s songs and singing style seemed to reflect the tragedies of her own difficult life. Edith Giovanna Gassion, known as Edith Piaf (1915-1963), was a French music hall/cabaret singer whose specialty was the love ballad. Here are 9 interesting facts about…

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9 Interesting Facts About Charles Aznavour

French and Armenian chanson Charles Aznavour wrote more than 800 songs, recorded more than 1,000 of them in French, English, German and Spanish and sold over 100 million records in all. Fondly dubbed France’s ‘Frank Sinatra’, he is famous for his unique tenor voice that is as clear in its upper reaches as it is profound…

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