Hugues Aufray
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Céline
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Le Jour Où Le Bateau Viendra
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La fille du nord
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Santiano
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Des Jonquilles Aux Derniers Lilas

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Hugues Aufray

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The music of French folk troubadour Hugues Aufray existed in stark opposition to the prevailing yé-yé sound that dominated pop charts in the mid-'60s. A disciple of Bob Dylan who regularly adapted his hero's songs into French, Aufray nevertheless proved a popular favorite whose own compositions, most notably "Santiano" and "Celine," quickly entered the mainstream vernacular. Born August 18, 1929, in the Parisian suburb of Neuilly sur Seine, Hughes spent much of his adolescence i... Read more

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