Blogging from the Highlands of Scotland until I return to the Murcia region
of Spain in the Spring for several weeks

'From fanaticism to barbarism is only one step' - Diderot

Friday, 14 January 2011

Daniel Balavoine: 25 ans déjà

Daniel Balavoine sadly left us 25 years ago today.



- for 'SOS d'un terrien en detresse' visit here (this was his only public performance of this song). Here is a video-compilation with slides of Balavoine which uses the same song as the backing track:



Read his Wikipedia biography / Lire sa biographie Wikipedia:
English version / Version française

He died much too young (5 February 1952 – 14 January 1986). In the run-up to the 25th anniversary of his death I wrote a tribute to Daniel Balavoine last October here.

So sad. Rest in Peace.

1 comment:

Welcome to my comment area. Whilst all comment is welcome you are requested to respect the views of others. To read full terms for use of this facility, please visit my 'Terms of Use' section, linked to under the 'About this Blog' heading at top right of the blog. Note added 12JUL2010 - All comments will now be pre-moderated before they appear in this blog; this is a measure to prevent 'spam' commenting, which has become frequent of late. Thank you.