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Jacques Brel (Jacques Romain Georges Brel)

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Biography

Schaerbeek, Brussels, Belgium
One of the most popular singers of French songs. After a childhood full of boredom and normality, Brel started to work in his father's cardboard factory. But he wanted a different kind of life. He had been writing songs all his life and in the early 1950s he went to Paris. After a few years he became hugely successful. His songs include 'Amsterdam', 'La Valse a Mille Temps', 'Vesoul' and 'Au Suivant'. He was covered by, among many others, Frank Sinatra, Tom Jones and David Bowie.

His songs have been translated in many different languages. Read more...

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Legends 2006

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Les grands du rire 2005

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Stellet Licht 2007

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Les assassins de l'ordre 1971

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