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Gilles Vigneault is a Canadian singer/songwriter and poet whose career spans several decades, peaking in popularity during the mid- to late '60s and '70s. Born on October 27, 1928, in Natashquan, Quebec, he got his start as a poet, publishing the poetry collection Étraves in 1959. He began establishing himself as a songwriter around this same time, most notably with the song "Jos Monferrand," which was covered by Jacques Labrecque in 1959. A few years later, he made his eponymou... Read more

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