Françoise Hardy
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1944-01-17
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Françoise Hardy

Françoise Hardy Biography (Wikipedia)

Françoise Madeleine Hardy (born 17 January 1944) is a French singer-songwriter. She made her musical debut in the early 1960s on Disques Vogue and found immediate success with her song "Tous les garçons et les filles". As a leading figure of the yé-yé movement, Hardy "found herself at the very forefront of the French music scene", and became "France's most exportable female singing star", recording in various languages, appearing in several movies, touring throughout Europe, and gaining admiration from musicians such as Bob Dylan and Mick Jagger. With the aid of photographer Jean-Marie Périer, Hardy also begun modelling and soon became a popular fashion icon as well.

As the yé-yé era drew to a close in the late 1960s, Hardy sought to reinvent herself, casting off the fashionable girl next door image that Périer had created for her and abandoning the "cute" and catchy compositions that had characterized her repertoire up to that point; working with more accomplished songwriters such as Leonard Cohen, Serge Gainsbourg, and Patrick Modiano. Her 1971 album La question, represented an important turning point in her career, moving towards a more mature style; it remains her most acclaimed work and has generated a dedicated cult following over the years. The early 1970s also marked the beginning of Hardy's renowned involvement with astrology, becoming an expert and writer of the subject over the years.

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En Vous Aiment Bien
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En Vous Aiment Bien
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Comment te dire adieu
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Comment te dire adieu
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Le temps de l'amour (Fox Medium)
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Le temps de l'amour (Fox Medium)
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Message personnel
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Message personnel
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Suzanne
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Suzanne
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Mon Amie La Rose
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Mon Amie La Rose
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Amours Toujours , Tendresse , Caresses
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Amours Toujours , Tendresse , Caresses
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Le premier bonheur du jour
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Le premier bonheur du jour
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Catch a Falling Star
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Catch a Falling Star
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Tu Ressembles a Tous Ce Qui Ont En Du Chagrin
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Tu Ressembles a Tous Ce Qui Ont En Du Chagrin
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The Garden of Jane Delawney
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The Garden of Jane Delawney
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Hang On To A Dream
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Hang On To A Dream
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There But For Fortune
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There But For Fortune
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La Question
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La Question
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Le temps de l'amour
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Le temps de l'amour
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Tout Ce Qu'On Dit
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Tout Ce Qu'On Dit
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Ca Va Comme Ca
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Ca Va Comme Ca
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Find Me A Boy
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Find Me A Boy
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I Think It's Going To Rain Today
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I Think It's Going To Rain Today
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L'amitié
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L'amitié
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I Just Want To Be Alone
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I Just Want To Be Alone
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Song of Winter
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Song of Winter
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Parlami di te
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Parlami di te
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Tous le garcons et les filles
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Tous le garcons et les filles
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Et Même
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Et Même
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