France Album Sales: Whitney Houston

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Although her debut album was released in early 1985 in the US, it has been exactly 30 years this month since Whitney Houston first debuted in Continue reading “France Album Sales: Whitney Houston”

France Album Sales: Sade

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While compiling the 168 million selling albums in France – and there is still a couple of them being studied for potential inclusion – one album missing was Sade debut album Diamond Life. Often quoted among the very best selling albums ever in
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France best selling albums ever:
Entre Gris Clair Et Gris Foncé by Jean-Jacques Goldman (1987)

Coming back after his album Non Homologué, the only one which topped Dire Straits gigantic Brothers In Arms in 1985-6, Jean-Jacques Goldman was Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Entre Gris Clair Et Gris Foncé by Jean-Jacques Goldman (1987)”

France best selling albums ever:
Babacar by France Gall (1987)

Forrest Gump is the incredible journey of a person living a life reflecting perfectly the US cultural history from the 50s to the 80s. France Gall is the incredible journey of a person living a life reflecting perfectly the French music history from the 60s to the 90s. The difference? Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Babacar by France Gall (1987)”