For many people Charles Aznavour is the best male French singer of all time
Born Shahnour Vaghenag Aznavourian in Paris, 22 May 1924 to Armenian parents, Charles Aznavour was a singer, songwriter, actor, public activist and diplomat (died September 2018).
He has appeared in more than 60 films, composed more than 1000 songs in several languages and worldwide he has sold more than 100 million records. CNN named Charles Aznavour “Entertainer of the Century” voted for by Times Online users – beating Elvis Presley to first place.
He has been described as the French Frank Sinatra and his soulful love songs and unique voice have made him a major success in many countries including the UK where one of his most well-known songs “She” reached No. 1 in the charts in 1974.
He sang with all the great artists from Edith Piaf and Frank Sinatra to Elton John and Serge Gainsbourg. His sound is timeless and appeals to all ages.
La Boheme. The most famous song of Charles Aznavour…