CD

Collection platinum

Françoise Hardy (performer)
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Title
Collection platinum
Performer
Françoise Hardy
Publisher
Virgin, 2008
3 cd's
EAN
5099920648725
Placing suggestion
61 - Amusement: Frans (NBLC) P2 - Populaire muziek Frans (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 1 times in Flemish libraries

About Françoise Hardy

Françoise Madeleine Hardy (French pronunciation: ​[fʁɑ̃swaz madlɛn aʁdi]; born 17 January 1944) is a French singer and songwriter. Mainly known for singing melancholic sentimental ballads, Hardy has been an important figure in French pop music since her debut, spanning a career of more than fifty years with over thirty studio albums released. She rose to prominence in the early 1960s as a leading figure of the yé-yé wave, a genre of pop music and associated youth culture phenomenon that adapted to French the pop and rock styles that came from the United States and the United Kingdom. The singer differentiated herself from her peers by writing her own material, a rare feat in an industry dominated by older, male composers and producers. France's most exportable female singer of the era, Hardy rose to international fame and released music sung in English, Italian and German, in addi…Read more on Wikipedia