2006 – Pierre Delanoe, French veteran lyricist, mu… Read more

2006 – Pierre Delanoe, French veteran lyricist, mu…

2006 – Pierre Delanoe, French veteran lyricist, music-radio pioneer and a major influence at French collecting society SACEM, dies at the age of 88. One of the most prolific songwriters of the post-World War II era in France, Delanoe wrote for most of the country’s singing superstars, ranging from 1940s chanteuse Edith Piaf to rock’n’roller […]