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Mireille Mathieu - 76% match to Dalida

Genres: Holiday & Seasonal Pop / Rock Vocals World Music
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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24 July 1946, Avignon, France. It was convenient, if inaccurate, for the media to brand her a second Edith Piaf, but Mathieu shared a similar poor upbringing. One of 13 children of a stone mason, she used some of her factory wages for singing lessons, until she was noticed by one of Johnny Hallyday’s former managers, Johnny Stark. He groomed her for stardom via an ‘ Read more

Nicoletta - 60% match to Dalida

Genres: World Music
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Mike Brant - 56% match to Dalida

Genres: Pop / Rock World Music
Decades Active: 1970s
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Sylvie Vartan - 56% match to Dalida

Genres: Music Videos & Concerts World Music
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Michel Delpech - 52% match to Dalida

Genres: World Music
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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26 January 1946, Courbevoie, France. Delpech co-composed and performed in Copains Clopant, a musical that ran for eight months in Paris. As its lead, Delpech was well placed to commence a career in pop. Acquiring a manager in Johnny Stark, a contract with Barclay Records and the arranging skills of band leader Roland Vincent, he notched up a huge hit in continental Europe wi Read more

Nicole Croisille - 52% match to Dalida

Genres: World Music
Decades Active: 2000s
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c.1931.This all-round showbusiness entertainer was known in France variously as Georges Reich’s dancing partner, a comedy actress with Le Theatre Nationale De Paris (notably as lead in the long-running Loin De Rueil), a mime artist with the noted Marcel Marceau - and as a chanteuse signed to Fontana and, later, AZ. Nevertheless, she worked principally in North America w Read more

Salvatore Adamo - 51% match to Dalida

Genres: Folk World Music
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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1 November 1943, Cosimo, Sicily. Salvatore Adamo’s family emigrated to Belgium where he balanced bookish excellence and artistic leanings while at school in Jemmapes. An able guitarist and singer, he had already been heard on local radio when, following his victory in a Radio Luxembourg contest, he gained a Philips Records recording contract. He then had hits in the Net Read more

Michel Sardou - 50% match to Dalida

Genres: Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock Vocals World Music
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Eddy Mitchell - 40% match to Dalida

Genres: Cajun & Zydeco World Music
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Johnny Hallyday - 40% match to Dalida

Genres: Pop / Rock World Music
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Jean-Philippe Smet, 15 June 1943, Paris, France. After his Belgian father’s desertion, Smet was adopted by his aunt Helene Mar, wife of North American song-and-dance man Lee Hallyday, from whom the child later derived his stage surname. His aptitude for the performing arts earned him a role in his uncle’s act, and he developed a passable mastery of the guitar after Read more

Etienne Daho - 38% match to Dalida

Genres: World Music
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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14 January 1957, Oran, Algeria. One of France’s most consistent and popular singers of the late twentieth century, Daho was born in Algeria where his soldier father was serving during the War of Algeria. The family moved to the French city of Rennes in 1965, where Daho immersed himself in the sounds of British and American rock groups. He began writing songs himself and Read more

Daniel Balavoine - 37% match to Dalida

Genres: World Music
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Charles Aznavour - 35% match to Dalida

Genres: Easy Listening Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock Vocals World Music
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Chahnour Varenagh Aznavourian, 22 May 1924, Paris, France. This premier singer-songwriter has carried the torch for the French chanson tradition for over six decades and remains one of popular music’s last great stylists. He also established a film career as a leading character actor.Aznavour’s parents fled from Armenia after the Turkish mas Read more

Michel Fugain - 35% match to Dalida

Genres: World Music
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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12 May 1942, Grenoble, France. Rather than following his father into the medical profession Fugain decided instead to pursue a career in films. Within two years, he had become an assistant producer but, as a self-taught guitarist who sang semi-professionally, he also rose from Parisian clubland to supporting Eddy Mitchell at the city’s Olympia auditorium in 1966. After Read more

Maurane - 34% match to Dalida

Genres: World Music
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