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

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

Chart

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T'es OK
Ottawan
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Tous les mêmes
La Fouine
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Tant Besoin De Toi
Marc Antoine
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J'en veux plus
Yao
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On a change
Les Déesses
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Chambre avec vue
Henri Salvador
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Quand j’ai dit
Gregory Charles
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Irène
Pierre Kwenders
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Ma jolie
Abd Al Malik
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Le Monde est Stone
Marie-Josée Lord, Orchestre Metropolitain, Giuseppe Petraroia