Chagrin D'Amour: Chagrin D'amour
Artist: Chagrin D'Amour
Title: Chagrin D'amour
Label: London Records
Product Type: VINYL LP
London Records present a reissue of Chagrin D'Amour's self-titled album, originally released in 1982. 2019 vinyl edition with printed inner sleeve (with the lyrics); Includes a bonus 7" of original track "Chacun Fait (C'Qui Lui Plaît)". Spring 1982: Grégory Ken and Valli, aka Chagrin D'Amour, burst onto the scene with "Chacun fait (C'qui Lui Plaît)". The track got nine airplays a day on the newly created NRJ radio and 35,000 copies of the 7" were sold every day. In the blink of an eye, a team of experienced musicians is gathered around prominent sound engineer Dominique Blanc-Francard: Slim Pezin (guitars), Bernard Paganotti (bass), Philippe Drai (drums), and Jean-Pierre Sabar (keyboards). After a few days in New York with Richard Avedon, who shot the cover pictures the album, is ready and set to become a cult release over more than three decades.