Black Playback: Franco

Discover a world of outstanding French music by Black artists from around the globe.
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Curated by

Charles Boyer

Charles Boyer has held numerous positions in the radio industry including coordinator of a student-run college station and host of a community station. After winning the Coup de cœur Award at the Granby International Song Festival with his group Chapeaumelon, he toured clubs and festival across Quebec. In 2003, his first album was named one of the top ten albums of the year by Montreal newspaper Le Devoir. A trained computer sound engineer, he has worked on various commercial soundtracks. His compositions and songs have been used in many American TV shows and movies.

Artists

Dadju
Corneille
Maître Gims
MC Solaar
Oxmo Puccino
Stromae
Ben l'Oncle Soul
Karim Ouellet
Tiken Jah Fakoly
Shy'm

Chart

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Le Monde est Stone
Marie-Josée Lord, Orchestre Metropolitain, Giuseppe Petraroia
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Tous les mêmes
La Fouine
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Irène
Pierre Kwenders
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La vie en rose
Grace Jones
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Tout Baigne
Menelik
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Quand j’ai dit
Gregory Charles
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T'es OK
Ottawan
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Racines
Malika Tirolien
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Tant Besoin De Toi
Marc Antoine
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Doucement
Jodie Resther