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

Bisso Na Bisso
Oxmo Puccino
Soprano
Toutè Kalé
Shy'm
Magic System
Yannick
Boule Noire
Tété
Karim Diouf

Chart

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Travailler c'est trop dur
Alpha Blondy & The Wailers
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Samurai
Shurik'n
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La Vie en rose
Grace Jones
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Madame X
Élage Diouf
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Espérance de vie
Youssoupha
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Toucher l'horizon
Oxmo Puccino
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Cherche pas à comprendre
Fonky Family
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Avec l'amour
Karim Diouf & Élage Diouf
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En feu
Soprano
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La vi ti neg
Muzion