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Barbara ‎– Barbara Chante Barbara (1964, Philips)


Media VG+
Sleeve VG+

Format : LP
Cat N° : P 77.806 L
Style : Chanson, Ballad

Original 1964 pressing.

In 1964, Barbara’s fourth album marked a turning point in her career as she left CBS/Columbia and embarked on a lasting partnership with Philips through her agent Claude Dejacques. This album, “Barbara Chante Barbara,” includes her iconic song “Nantes,” a deeply personal narrative of her father’s final moments, exploring themes of forgiveness and filial affection. The album also features another timeless hit, “Au bois de Saint-Amand,” with its youthful charm. Barbara’s music combines jazz, poetic lyrics, and her unique vocal style to create a captivating and emotional listening experience. The album is a testament to Barbara’s artistry and her ability to convey complex emotions through her music, making it a cherished part of French music history.


A1 – A Mourir Pour Mourir
A2 – Pierre
A3 – Le Bel Age
A4 – Au Bois De Saint-Amand
A5 – Je Ne Sais Pas Dire…
A6 – Gare De Lyon
B1 – Nantes
B2 – Chapeau Bas
B3 – Bref
B4 – Sans Bagages
B5 – Ni Belle Ni Bonne