Les Chansons d'Amour [BMG]

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All Music Guide - Richie Unterberger
This extremely budget-looking CD -- it's almost arbitrary as to what label or catalog number is listed given how many names and numbers are floating around, and there are no liner notes -- collects 18 tracks from the 1980s, though one recording from 1992 does sneak into the listing. Françoise Hardy's voice was still fine on this average Continental Europop material, although the production is dated in a slick 1980s adult contemporary way (albeit sometimes with mild dance currents). At times Hardy's vocals retain that sense of measured sensuality so integral to her larger body of work, and once in a while the quality level rises, as on "Vibrations," which has far more...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Richie Unterberger
This extremely budget-looking CD -- it's almost arbitrary as to what label or catalog number is listed given how many names and numbers are floating around, and there are no liner notes -- collects 18 tracks from the 1980s, though one recording from 1992 does sneak into the listing. Françoise Hardy's voice was still fine on this average Continental Europop material, although the production is dated in a slick 1980s adult contemporary way (albeit sometimes with mild dance currents). At times Hardy's vocals retain that sense of measured sensuality so integral to her larger body of work, and once in a while the quality level rises, as on "Vibrations," which has far more of a guitar rock feel than most of its surroundings. And the 1992 recording -- a mournful low-key rearrangement of "Il N'y a Pas d'Amour Heureux" with classical piano and accordion -- is actually pretty good.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/4/2005
  • Label: Rca Victor Europe
  • UPC: 743214150221
  • Catalog Number: 141502
  • Sales rank: 50,945

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Françoise Hardy Primary Artist, Vocals
Technical Credits
Françoise Hardy Composer, Liner Notes
Georges Brassens Composer
Roger Samyn Composer
Andre Michel Salvet Composer
Jacques Renard Composer
Jacques Dutronc Composer
Jean-Max Rivière Composer
Louis Aragon Composer
Edoardo Vianello Composer
Eddy Marnay Composer
Guy Bontempelli Composer
Gérard Bourgeois Composer
Franck Gérald Composer
Vito Pallavicini Composer
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