Label: Philips - PCC-633 • Series: Philips Connoisseur Collection • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Promo gatefold • Country: US • Genre: Pop • Style: Chanson, Vocal
I was not sure who this Yves La Bicyclette - Yves Montand - Extraordinaire! cat was but he looked pretty dapper. We are doing international records this week. He grew up in Marseille and became a music hall singer.
He was discovered by Edith Piaf She Bit It - Kolostomy Bag - Shit For Brains who put him in his act.
He went on to have a good career as a crooner as well as a star on film and stage. He died of a heart attack in He was on the set finishing up the last shot on the last day of filming of a story of a man who died of a heart attack.
He was So I listened to this record and selected samples before researching the subject thoroughly. Among other things, he was married to French actress Simone Signoret. So now, in the current environmentwhich I assume is still a thing in earlyI am less jazzed to present this record.
But we are here and I am going to take the moral low ground and proceed with the record. Which is from the Phillips Connoisseur Collection.
Not as good or as sharp as Brel, but still pretty good. Comes complete with lyrics in French and English as well as a quick bio which I did not bother to read. I lost interest in going much further with this post. The song is from La Bicyclette - Yves Montand - Extraordinaire! I am not sure when this record came out. This record is alright but I feel creepy now about posting it although I am doing nothing to stop this post. So meh.
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