Friday, September 12, 2008

The Black Queen of French Music

The most famous female voice after Edith Piaf, Barbara became famous in the early 60's and since is recognized as one of the best singers and songwriters with dark, autobiographical and poetic songs. Here are three of her most beautiful songs, with English subtitles as usual.

Dis Quand Reviendras-Tu? A song mixing love and threat message.

Gottingen about this German city

Nantes about the day she heard about her father's death.

1 comment:

Rémi said...

Euh, on peut parler français ? :D

So, I love Barbara, she is one of the greatest french singer.

One of my favorite song from Barbara : Les amis de monsieur (