Édith Piaf , born Édith Giovanna Gassion, was a French singer who became widely regarded as France's national popular singer, as well as being one of France's greatest international stars. Her singing reflected her life, with her specialty being of Chanson and ballad s, particularly of love, loss and sorrow. Among her songs are " La Vie en rose " , " Non, je ne regrette rien " , " Hymne à l'amour... Read More
Piaf is adored in England as much as anywhere, and this loving UK anthology squeezes 18 favorite performances into one CD. Her immortal La Vie en Rose joins La Goualante du Pauvre Jean; Hymne a L'Amour; La Foule; Padam Padam; L'Accordeoniste; Milord , and more!
After taking Paris by storm in the 1940s, Edith Piaf went on to become one of Europe's brightest stars. Today she is known worldwide, as much for her legendary rise to fame as she is for her music. This quintessential collection paints a portrait of this iconic songstress.
2007 digitally remastered collection of the 100 greatest recordings by the legendary French singer. Unlike the multitude of other anthologies by this seminal artist, this box is sourced from the original Mercury and EMI masters. Includes hits like "Jezebel", "Johnny Tu N'es Pas Un Ange", "Non, Je Ne Regrette Rien", "Hymne a L'Amour", "L'Accordeoniste" and of course, both French and English versions of her signature recording, "La Vie En Rose". CD5 includes breathtaking live recordings from her feted performances at Carnegie Hall and the Paris Olympia. If you're looking for a comprehensive, definitive Piaf collection, this is it!
Best of Music Artist : Edith Piaf Music Label : EMI Gold Imports Release Date : 2008-10-13 Artistopia's Price :$12.99
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Three CD set featuring the greatest EMI recordings by this French chanteuse. 72 tracks including 'La Vie En Rose', 'Le Petit Homme', 'Les Trois Cloches', 'Les Amants De Paris' and more. EMI. 2006.