Christine and the Queens Biography (Wikipedia)
Héloïse Adelaïde Letissier (born 1 June 1988), professionally known as Christine and the Queens or simply Chris, is a French singer, songwriter and producer. Letissier has been signed to the independent record label Because Music since 2012. Her debut album Chaleur humaine (2014) was named one of the best albums of the year by The Guardian, The Independent, Mojo, and NME. In September 2018, she released her second album, Chris which was named "Album of the Year" by The Guardian while its first single "Girlfriend" was ranked "Song of the Year" by Time.
- How did a trip to London inspire Christine & the Queens?https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06m88qf.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06m88qf.jpg2018-09-27T08:17:00.000ZChris on her journey from theatre director to popstar and her new album Chris.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06m87wp
How did a trip to London inspire Christine & the Queens?
- New Christine and the Queens? Think Leonardo DiCaprio/West Side Storyhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06k978h.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06k978h.jpg2018-09-04T18:24:00.000ZThe new Christine and The Queens album 'Chris' is channelling the silver screen.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06k94q8
New Christine and the Queens? Think Leonardo DiCaprio/West Side Story
- Christine and the Queens on the power and influence of Janet Jacksonhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06g6pwj.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06g6pwj.jpg2018-07-31T15:12:00.000ZChristine and the Queens selects Janet Jackson's The Pleasure Principle for Your Song.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06g6ng8
Christine and the Queens on the power and influence of Janet Jackson
- Christine and The Queenshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p068dvs3.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p068dvs3.jpg2018-06-27T22:59:00.000ZFrance's new pop icon showcases new material and brilliant synchronised dancing.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06b1vzj
Christine and The Queens
- Christine & The Queens - Radio 1's Big Weekend 2017 Highlightshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0548brl.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0548brl.jpg2017-06-27T22:59:00.000ZFrance's finest brought their signature dance moves and tunes to Hull.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0548wg3
Christine & The Queens - Radio 1's Big Weekend 2017 Highlights
- Do we still need gender specific awards?https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04tsx4t.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04tsx4t.jpg2017-02-23T10:18:00.000Z6 Music Breakfast discuss gender specific awards after last night's Brit Awardshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04ts4vf
Do we still need gender specific awards?
- Has Christine and The Queens made the best record of 2016?https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04ktkl9.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04ktkl9.jpg2016-12-09T14:56:00.000ZOur panel certainly seem to think so and many of you for that matter.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04ktkn2
Has Christine and The Queens made the best record of 2016?
- ‘I would be a sell out if I closed my mouth’ – Christine and The Queenshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04f5npz.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04f5npz.jpg2016-11-04T14:57:00.000ZChristine and The Queens speaks out about taking a political stand in music, expressing her sexuality publicly and how she has had to deal with criticism.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04f5nq5
‘I would be a sell out if I closed my mouth’ – Christine and The Queens
- Christine and the Queens - Glastonbury 2016 Highlightshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zcw03.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zcw03.jpg2016-07-26T22:59:00.000ZA Glastonbury debut for the French chanteuse and her unique brand of irresistible pop.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03zlcqv
Christine and the Queens - Glastonbury 2016 Highlights
- Christine and the Queens interviewhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zbmtq.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zbmtq.jpg2016-06-24T12:34:00.000ZChristine from Christine and the Queens joins Clare Amfo at Glastonbury 2016.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03zbnb7
Christine and the Queens interview
- Tribute to Prince - Purple Rainhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03sbgdb.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03sbgdb.jpg2016-04-26T22:09:00.000ZGregory Porter and the musicians of Later... with Jools Holland pay tribute to Princehttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03sbgff
Tribute to Prince - Purple Rain
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