French Music Moments

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In Music
  • 14 year old Edith Piaf Performs

    14 year old Edith Piaf Performs
    14 year old Edith Piaf Starts Performing with her father and his troop of acrobats as a singer.
  • Begginings of Algerian Rai Music

    Begginings of Algerian Rai Music
    Rai, a form of algerian folk music from Oran that uses traditional bedouin froms mixed with french and spanish influences.
  • France leading rock music

    France  leading rock music
    France becomes a leading european country for rock music
  • Hip Hip radio stations appear in Paris

    Hip Hip radio stations appear in Paris
    Hip Hip radio stations, like RapperDapper Snapper and BA Crew , begin to form in Paris.
  • The first Victoires de la Musique Awards Show

    The first Victoires de la Musique Awards Show
    The "Victoires de la musique" awards show can be thought of as the French equivalent to the Grammys.
  • Amendment to the 1994 Broadcasting Reform Act is enacted.

    Amendment to the 1994 Broadcasting Reform Act is enacted.
    This requires that 40% of music on the French radio in prime hours be in French.
  • Coeur de Pirate's first album is relesed

    Coeur de Pirate's first album is relesed
  • Coeur de Pirate Juno Award nomination

    Coeur de Pirate  Juno Award nomination
    Coeur de Pirate is nominated for a Juno Award for best francophone album of the year.
  • David Guetta wins Best Remix at the Grammy's

    David Guetta wins Best Remix at the Grammy's
    David Guetta wins prize for best Remix at the 52nd annual Grammy's
  • Pheonix wins best indie band at Grammy's

    Pheonix wins best indie band at Grammy's
    David Guetta wins prize for best Remix at the 52nd annual Grammy's
  • Les Nubians play at the The Afrotainment Museke Awards

    Les Nubians play at the The Afrotainment Museke Awards
    Les Nubians play at the The Afrotainment Museke Awards. They are sisters from Cameroon.