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Ailing Charles Aznavour Cancels Concerts

The 91 year old had been due to perform in Amsterdam, Holland on Sunday (22Nov15), but the show was cancelled after Aznavour was struck down with an acute stomach and intestinal infection....

Charles Aznavour Hospitalised

French crooner Charles Aznavour has postponed a concert after he was hospitalised with an infection.The veteran singer was due to perform in Geneva, Switzerland on Friday (10Ot14) but the promoters had to axe the gig...

Charles Aznavour Has Penned New Show For Liza Minnelli - Report

French crooner Charles Aznavour has reportedly penned a new show for Liza Minnelli to perform on Broadway.According to Le Figaro magazine, the singer/songwriter has written a 15-song musical monologue for Minnelli as part of a...

Charles Aznavour Scrapped New York Shows After Contract Dispute

French star Charles Aznavour has blamed a dispute with a producer for the cancellation of three New York gigs.The 87-year-old singer sparked fears for his health after pulling out of a trio of concerts scheduled...

Aznavour Planning Final Bow?

French-Armenian singing icon CHARLES AZNAVOUR is planning a return to the Paris stage where he launched his career half a century ago - and he's hinting the planned 2011 concert will be his last.The legendary...

Aznavour Takes Up Ambassador Post

Veteran singer CHARLES AZNAVOUR is continuing to help citizens in his homeland of Armenia - he has accepted a diplomatic post to help the country forge stronger ties with Switzerland. The crooner was born in France...

Aznavour Awarded Armenian Citizenship

Veteran French singer CHARLES AZNAVOUR has been granted Armenian citizenship by presidential decree. The 84-year-old singer - born Shahnur Aznavourian - was born in Paris, France to Armenian parents. He serves as Armenia's permanent delegate...

French Songwriter Delanoe Dies

Songwriter PIERRE DELANOE, who wrote lyrics for dozens of French singers from EDITH PIAF and CHARLES AZNAVOUR to rocker JOHNNY HALLYDAY, has died. He was 88. He suffered a cardiac arrest on Tuesday night (26DEC06),...

Aznavour's Au Revoir

Veteran French crooner CHARLES AZNAVOUR fears his farewell tour may take eight years to complete - because he has to say goodbye around the world. The 82-year-old has decided to bow out while he still...

French Music Mogul Eddie Barclay Dies

French music producer EDDIE BARCLAY died last night (14MAY05) from a heart attack at the age of 84. Barclay discovered many of the country's most popular singers of the last 50 years, earning him...

Composer Colombier Dies

French composer MICHEL COLOMBIER, who co-scored PRINCE's PURPLE RAIN movie, has died at his home in California after losing his battle with cancer. Colombier, 65, made his name in his native France, collaborating with...

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