Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 La Musique que j'aime Johnny Hallyday 5:06
2 La Maison près de la fontaine Nino Ferrer 3:47
3 Les Marionnettes Christophe 2:33
4 Stewball Hugues Aufray 2:50
5 Je chante avec toi liberté Nana Mouskouri 3:58
6 Dès que je me réveille Enrico Macias 2:54
7 Les Divorcés Michel Delpech 4:08
8 Hôtel des voyageurs Serge Reggiani 3:39
9 Potemkine Jean Ferrat 2:51
10 Île Jean-Michel Caradec 4:45
11 Fier et fou de vous William Sheller 3:27
12 La Cane de Jeanne Georges Brassens 1:25
13 Mon ami, mon maître Serge Lama 3:00
14 Joseph Georges Moustaki 2:17
15 Mon légionnaire Édith Piaf 3:27
16 Love on the Beat Serge Gainsbourg 8:02
17 Pigalle la blanche Bernard Lavilliers 4:48
18 Lucie Daniel Balavoine 5:18
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Je suis venu te dire que je m'en vais Serge Gainsbourg 3:20
2 Cécile ma fille Claude Nougaro 5 3:26
3 J'ai rendez-vous avec vous Georges Brassens 2:01
4 Éducation sentimentale Maxime Le Forestier 2:30
5 Fuir le bonheur de peur qu'il ne se sauve Jane Birkin 3:08
6 Quelque chose de Tennessee Johnny Hallyday 4:08
7 La Passionata Guy Marchand 2:50
8 Capri c'est fini Hervé Vilard 3:34
9 Daniela Les Chaussettes Noires 2:30
10 La Musica Patrick Juvet 3:01
11 Le Temps des fleurs Dalida 3:57
12 La solitude, ça n'existe pas Nicoletta 3:06
13 Chanson pour Anna Daniel Guichard 3:11
14 La Parisienne Marie-Paule Belle 2:55
15 Trois petites notes de musique Yves Montand 4 3:00
16 Requiem pour un c... Serge Gainsbourg 2:45
17 Manu Renaud 2:42
18 Y'a le printemps qui chante Claude François 3:37

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Alain Goraguer (tracks 5, 8)
assistant recording engineer:
Proust (track 2)
composer:
Christophe (French pop singer) (track 3)
Jacques Datin (track 8)
Jean Ferrat (track 9)
Yves Gilbert (track 13)
Jean-Philippe Smet (track 1)
Enrico Macias (track 6)
Marguerite Monnot (track 15)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (track 5)
R. Vincent (track 7)
Daniel Balavoine (track 18)
Georges Brassens (track 12)
Jean-Michel Caradec (track 10)
Nino Ferrer (track 2)
Georges Moustaki (track 14)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 4)
William Sheller (1977) (track 11)
conductor:
Alain Goraguer (track 8)
Jacques Météhen (a.k.a. "Jack" Metehen, John Ellsworth) (track 15)
lyricist:
Raymond Asso (track 15)
Daniel Balavoine (track 18)
Georges Brassens (track 12)
Jean-Michel Caradec (track 10)
Georges Coulonges (track 9)
Pierre Delanoë (track 5)
M. Delpech (track 7)
Jacques Demarny (track 6)
Nino Ferrer (track 2)
Serge Lama (track 13)
Claude Lemesle (track 5)
Michel Mallory (track 1)
Georges Moustaki (track 14)
J.M. Rivat (track 7)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 4)
William Sheller (1977) (track 11)
performer:
Lucien Dobat (1971-05 – 1971-11) (track 2)
Pierre Dutour (1971-05 – 1971-11) (track 2)
Bernard Estardy (1971-05 – 1971-11) (track 2)
Giorgio Giombolini (1971-05 – 1971-11) (track 2)
Sam Kelly (1945s Detroit, USA) (1971-05 – 1971-11) (track 2)
Krapoutchick (1971-05 – 1971-11) (track 2)
Jean Mandengue (1971-05 – 1971-11) (track 2)
Slim Pezin (1971-05 – 1971-11) (track 2)
Alan Reeves (1971-05 – 1971-11) (track 2)
Donald Rieubon (1971-05 – 1971-11) (track 2)
Nino Ferrer (1971-05 – 1971-11) (track 2)
recording engineer:
Claude Achallé (Engineer) (track 4)
Bernard Estardy (track 2)
translator:
Pierre Delanoë (track 4)
Hugues Aufray (track 4)
vocals:
Édith Piaf (track 15)
Serge Reggiani (track 8)
Hugues Aufray (track 4)
Nino Ferrer (1971-05 – 1971-11) (track 2)
writer:
Christophe (French pop singer) (track 3)
publisher:
SOC Marouani (track 7)
Ketchup Music (1980) (track 11)
is based on:
Nabucco: Atto III. “Va, pensiero” (Coro) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
is the basis for:
Song for Liberty (track 5)
later translated versions:
recording of:
Fier et fou de vous (track 11)
Joseph (Georges Moustaki song) (track 14)
La Cane de Jeanne (track 12)
Les Divorcés (track 7)
Les Marionnettes (track 3)
Lucie (track 18)
Pigalle la blanche (track 17)
Potemkine (track 9)
Stewball (track 4)
Île (track 10)
Mon légionnaire (1937-11-12) (track 15)
La Maison près de la fontaine (1971-05 – 1971-11) (track 2)
Hôtel des voyageurs (1972) (track 8)
translated version of:
Skewball (aka Skewbald) (track 4)

CD 2

arranger:
Michel Colombier (track 16)
Alan Hawkshaw (track 5)
Hervé Roy (track 14)
assistant recording engineer:
Hervé Hochet (track 14)
composer:
Gilbert Bécaud (track 12)
Jacques Datin (track 2)
Georges Delerue (track 15)
Georges Garvarentz (track 9)
Patrick Juvet (track 10)
M. Simille (track 13)
Michel Berger (track 6)
Georges Brassens (track 3)
Serge Gainsbourg (tracks 1, 5, 16)
Guy Marchand (track 7)
Renaud Séchan (track 17)
Hervé Vilard (track 8)
Jean‐Pierre Bourtayre (1972) (track 18)
Claude François (1972) (track 18)
Marie-Paule Belle (1976) (track 14)
conductor:
Guy Motta (track 11)
Hervé Roy (track 14)
Jacques Denjean (1965) (track 8)
Michel Colombier (1967-09) (track 16)
Alan Hawkshaw (1983) (track 5)
lyricist:
Michel Berger (track 6)
Georges Brassens (track 3)
Henri Colpi (track 15)
M. Delancray (track 13)
Pierre Delanoë (track 12)
Serge Gainsbourg (tracks 1, 5, 16)
Michael Grisolia (track 14)
Michel Grisolia (track 14)
D. Guichard (track 13)
Jean-Pierre Kernoa (track 4)
Françoise Mallet-Joris (Belgian author) (track 14)
Guy Marchand (track 7)
Claude Nougaro (track 2)
André Pascal (track 9)
Eugene Raskin (track 11)
Jean-Michel Rivat (track 10)
Renaud Séchan (track 17)
Frank Thomas (French lyricist) (track 10)
Hervé Vilard (track 8)
Jean-Michel Rivat (1972) (track 18)
Frank Thomas (French lyricist) (1972) (track 18)
orchestra:
Bob Castella et son orchestre (1961) (track 15)
Michel Colombier et son ensemble (1967-09) (track 16)
recording engineer:
Henri Loustau (French sound engineer, sometimes misspelled Lousteau or Lonstan) (track 14)
translator:
Eddy Marnay (track 11)
vocals:
Marie-Paule Belle (track 14)
Yves Montand (1961) (track 15)
Hervé Vilard (1965) (track 8)
Serge Gainsbourg (1967-09) (track 16)
Dalida (Egyptian-Italian singer and actress) (1968) (track 11)
Claude François (1972) (track 18)
Jane Birkin (1983) (track 5)
publisher:
Melody Nelson Publishing (tracks 1, 16)
recorded at:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Serge by The Folk Implosion (track 16)
cover recording of:
later translated versions:
Anne Frank (track 13)
Met wie ik hem zie (Capri c’est fini) (track 8)
Requiem for a Jerk (track 16)
Requiem… (track 16)
Run From Happiness (track 5)
recording of:
Chanson pour Anna (track 13)
Cécile ma fille (track 2)
Daniela (Les Chaussettes Noires song) (track 9)
La Musica (track 10)
La Passionata (track 7)
Manu (track 17)
Capri c’est fini (1965) (track 8)
Requiem pour un con (1967-09) (track 16)
Le Temps des fleurs (1968) (track 11)
La Parisienne (1976) (track 14)
translated version of:
Those Were the Days (track 11)