France best selling albums ever:
Music Box by Mariah Carey (1993)

I would be lying if I tell you Mariah Carey  was well known in France when Music Box was released in 1993. She was pretty much the Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Music Box by Mariah Carey (1993)”

France best selling albums ever:
Je Te Dis Vous by Patricia Kaas (1993)

In the same way several divas exploded internationally at the time, years 1988-1991 saw the first two female superstars in France emerge: Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Je Te Dis Vous by Patricia Kaas (1993)”

France best selling albums ever:
Samedi Soir Sur La Terre by Francis Cabrel (1994)

If the period 1997-2002 saw many albums reach blockbuster status, in the first half of the 90s much less albums got really big, but Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Samedi Soir Sur La Terre by Francis Cabrel (1994)”

France best selling albums ever:
No Need To Argue by Cranberries (1994)

First released in October 1994, the Cranberries album No Need To Argue was the follow up of an album that failed to make any kind of Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: No Need To Argue by Cranberries (1994)”

France best selling albums ever:
The Lion King Soundtrack (1994)

In a year 1994 full of successful soundtracks – Pulp Fiction, Forrest Gump, Philadelphia, Farinelli – the album from Disney blockbuster Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: The Lion King Soundtrack (1994)”

France best selling albums ever:
Unplugged In New York by Nirvana (1994)

France was one of the countries where Nirvana explosion in 1992 was the most impressive. Even if their third album In Utero failed to sustain the newly gained status of the band with NevermindUnplugged In New-York was a great come back in top form. Obviously, the passing Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Unplugged In New York by Nirvana (1994)”

France best selling albums ever:
Pulp Fiction Soundtrack (1994)

Soundtrack success is often very binary – hit or miss. The hit may be tremendous Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Pulp Fiction Soundtrack (1994)”