Alain Chamfort

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Birthday
2, 1949
Birthplace
France
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
2, 1949 (age 69)
Birthplace
France

About

Known for such albums as Elles & Lui, Neuf, and Le Plaisir, this French-born vocalist also had a career as a songwriter, composing several pieces for French films. Also an actor, he appeared in a 2001 movie titled Men/Toys/Girl.

Before Fame

Shortly after beginning his music career, he recorded what became his most famous song: "Manureva."

Trivia

Beginning in 2004, he served on the board of the French Société des Auteurs, Compositeurs et Editeurs de Musique (SACEM).

Family Life

Born Alain Le Govic, he grew up in northwestern France.

Associated With

Early in his career, he was mentored by the French musician and actor Jacques Dutronc.

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