Edith Piaf


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Noun1.Edith Piaf - French cabaret singer (1915-1963)
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Raquel Bitton has recorded four albums to date: I Wish You Love, Changes, In a Jazzy Mood (in collaboration with the legendary composer Paul Misraki), and most recently released on OMTOWN/Higher Octave Music, Raquel Bitton Sings Edith Piaf Vol.
1915: Legendary singer Edith Piaf, "the little sparrow" who began singing in the streets when she was a teenager and lived a life of lovers, alcohol and drugs, was born in Paris.
Maybe it's the fact she reminds some of former greats such as Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday and Edith Piaf, or it could be the fact that her albums Careless Love and Bare Bones just manage to transport the listener to another place free of the recession.
Made of the same stuff as Judy Garland and Edith Piaf, beset by personal problems, yet still capable of ripping your heart out.
Frenchwoman Marion Cotillard won best actress for her performance as singer Edith Piaf in biopic La Vie En Rose, beating Julie Christie, while Spaniard Javier Bardem was named best supporting actor for violent neo-western No Country For Old Men.
DIRECTOR Olivier Dahan pays tribute to the enduring legacy of Edith Piaf with this excellent biopic, charting the iconic singer's life almost from birthto the grave.
Dee Dee Bridgwater was the singer on stage but the audience were also entertained by the spirits of Josephine Baker, Nina Simone and Edith Piaf.
Unlike the famous French singer Edith Piaf, most of us do have regrets and they come from a small area of the front of the brain called the orbitofrontal cortex.
December 19, 1915: Birth of legendary French singer Edith Piaf:Known as ``The Little Sparrow'', Edith Piaf is remembered for her evocative, unforgettable rendering of the song that summed up her outlook on life, Non ,Je Ne Regrette Rien (I Regret Nothing).
Piaf 'Sa Vie En Rose' '' is performer Torill's one-woman musical tribute to French Chanteuse Edith Piaf.
Even so, it was Marvin Gaye I heard on the radio there, not Edith Piaf.
French jazz singer and recording artist Raquel Bitton is recognized as the foremost singer of French music in America today and has been internationally reviewed as the greatest interpreter of the music from the Edith Piaf repertoire.