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Claude François

Claude François
Aliases
Kôkô
Real name
Claude Antoine Marie François
Born
February 1, 1939
Died
March 11, 1978
Country
France
IPI
00010731240
Comments
Egyptian-born French pop singer, songwriter and dancer
Member of
Les Gamblers
Related labels
Disques Fleche   founder of

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Originals

Title Performer Release date Covered by
June 1972 (5 artists)
1969 (2 artists)
February 1976 Claude François
1968 (12 artists)
1975 Caravelli
1971 (8 artists)
March 1964 Claude François
1963 (3 artists)
December 1970 (23 artists)
September 1965 (9 artists)
1967 (4 artists)
1977 (5 artists)
October 1974 (9 artists)
1972 (6 artists)
1975 (2 artists)
La Solitude C'est Après Claude François 1976 Unverified
1964 (2 artists)
1977 (2 artists)
1969 Jeff Barnel
1967 (429 artists)
1973 (6 artists)
C'est Un Départ Claude François September 1970 Unverified
December 1970 Didier Barbelivien
December 1968 (2 artists)
Aussi Loin Claude François 1968 Unverified
1966 Brisa Roché
1968 Le grand orchestre de Paul Mauriat
1977 (9 artists)

Covers by Claude François

Title Performer Release date Originally by
1977 Claude François
Winchester Cathedral Claude François 1966 Unverified
June 1972 Chér
1969 The Equals
1962 Bruce Bruno
1975 Wayne Carson
December 1975 Erroll Garner Trio
1971 Carole King
Covered by Sylvie [FR]
1969 Tommy James and The Shondells
1969 Ray Sanders with The Anita Kerr Singers, Les Gam's avec Annie Markan
1972 The Supremes
March 1962 Bourvil
1969 Lou Christie
Tu Es Tout Pour Moi Claude François 1974 Unverified
1972 The Fortunes
December 1965 Gary Lewis & The Playboys
Tout Eclate Tout Explose Claude François October 1969 Unverified
1964 George E. Washington
1977 Johnny Nash
Covered by (4 artists)
1977 Conny Vandenbos
1964 Twinkle
October 17, 1975 Claude François
Covered by Glen Curtin
1973 Paul Anka
March 21, 1969 Claude François
1978 Paul Jones
1971 The Supremes
Covered by Thierry Pastor
March 1975 The Spinners [US]
Covered by (2 artists)
1972 Jim Capaldi
Sono tremendo Claude François May 2015 Unverified
Sono Qualcuno Claude François 1969 Unverified
1977 Claude François
June 1965 Tom Tall
1975 Paul Davis
1963 Hubert Raphael Charles, Jimmy Soul
June 1965 The Rays
1963 The Weavers
Covered by (4 artists)
December 1970 John Hartford
1973 Carpenters
Covered by (3 artists)
1968 The Outsiders
1976 Johnny Cash
Covered by Seb Martel
1977 Electric Light Orchestra
1977 Bob Marley & The Wailers [1963-1973]
1969 Creedence Clearwater Revival
1967 Stevie Wonder
1969 (unknown performer), Wallace Collection
June 1971 Four Tops
1968 The 4 Seasons featuring The 'Sound' of Frankie Valli
1977 Jean-Pierre Fall
Qui saura Claude François 1998 Unverified
March 1967 The New Vaudeville Band
Covered by Axelle Renoir
December 1975 B.J. Thomas
Quell'Anno Là (December 1962) Claude François 1976 Unverified
Quanto Male Claude François 1964 Unverified
June 1965 Burt Bacharach and His Orchestra & Chorus
Covered by (3 artists)
1970 Al Trace and His Silly Symphonists, (unknown)
1977 Richard Mainegra
November 1968 Gary Puckett & The Union Gap
1969 The Outsiders, Gianni Morandi
Povera Stella Claude François 1964 Unverified
December 1975 Bruce Welch
1967 The Foundations
1969 Dee Dee Warwick
Où S'en Aller Claude François 1975 Unverified
1972 José Feliciano
On Est Qui On Est Quoi Claude François 1975 Unverified
1973 Neil Sedaka
Non E Piu Casa Mia Claude François 1964 Unverified
March 1962 The Jarmels, Richard Anthony
March 1967 Four Tops
1977 Claude François
1977 Claude François, Frank Sinatra
1977 Claude François, Richard Harris [IE]
November 1968 Ray Stevens
1976 (unknown)
1977 Claude François
February 1963 Cliff Richard & The Shadows
December 1975 John Denver
1962 Neil Sedaka
Covered by (3 artists)
Ma Se Vuoi Claude François 1969 Unverified
1963 Cannon's Jug Stompers
Covered by (2 artists)
1963 The Angels [US1]
December 1976 Scott English
December 1976 Don Williams
March 1964 Gene Pitney
December 1965 Jerry Butler
June 1972 The Supremes
1967 Mary Wells
1964 Claude François
1977 Claude François
1976 Phil Harris with Orchestra conducted by Walter Scharf
1974 Claude François
Covered by Domenico Modugno
1967 The Hollies
L'histoire Irlandaise Claude François 1970 Unverified
1976 Tom Paxton
December 1976 Conny Vandenbos
1969 Johnny Rivers
1966 Buck Owens
1968 Roger Miller [US1]
March 1966 Herman's Hermits
1969 Noel Harrison, Marcel Amont
1976 Tammy Wynette
December 1968 Marty Wilde
June 1971 Chris Gantry
1964 Jackie deShannon
1964 Bobby Darin
Covered by (2 artists)
Le Ragazze Vogliono Amor Claude François 1964 Unverified
Le Musée De Ma Vie Claude François December 1970 Unverified
September 1970 Jimmy Cliff
1967 The Move
1974 Lauren Copley
Covered by (2 artists)
December 1965 Tom Paxton
Covered by (2 artists)
1970 Peter, Paul and Mary
Le Clocher Du Village Claude François June 2014 Unverified
1975 Sam Cooke
La Solitudine Claude François 1976 Unverified
1974 Norro Wilson, Joe Stampley
1967 The Bee Gees
February 1963 John D. Loudermilk
1977 Michael Bacon
1973 Four Tops
1976 (unknown)
December 1976 Jimmy James & The Vagabonds
March 1964 The Beatles
1964 The Pinetoppers
Covered by César et les Romains
1964 Burl Ives
Covered by (3 artists)
1966 The New Vaudeville Band
1963 Steve and Eydie
1976 Pete Seeger
1977 Peter Allen
Covered by (3 artists)
1969 Joe South
March 1966 Buck Owens
May 1971 Billy Joe Royal
Covered by Aldebert
September 1965 Sonny & Cher
June 1972 Murray Head with The Trinidad Singers
June 1965 Bobby Vee
June 1972 David & Jonathan
December 1975 Captain & Tennille
1966 Four Tops
Covered by (3 artists)
December 1970 The Paper Dolls
1973 John Tuner
1966 The Crickets
1973 John Denver
1968 1910 Fruitgum Co.
In My Memory Claude François 1966 Unverified
December 1976 Jerry Butler
1975 Don and Dewey
1967 Marvin Gaye & Kim Weston
1971 The Fortunes
1977 Claude François
I Believe in Father Christmas Claude François 1979 Unverified
Hey Potatoes Claude François 1962 Unverified
June 1971 Steve Miller Band
October 17, 1975 The Drifters [US]
1977 Claude François
Geordie Claude François September 1965 Unverified
1976 Tom Paxton
December 1970 Cat Stevens
June 1972 Don McLean
1977 Don McLean
1971 Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
1971 Jerry Reed
1971 Jean-Pierre Fall
October 1963 Billy Fury
1977 (unknown)
March 21, 1969 Barry Ryan with The Majority, Barry Ryan e The Majority
1968 Barry Ryan with The Majority
Covered by (2 artists)
1969 Claude François
E.E.E.A.A.A. Claude François 1970 Unverified
1964 The Newbeats
Covered by Tony Roman
Dubi Dubi Claude François February 1963 Unverified
1977 Mary MacGregor
December 1975 Renée Harris, Charles Valentino, Ben Harney & Ken Prymus
1969 The Archies
1978 Obie Clayton
Don't Play That Song Again Claude François 1978 Unverified
1971 Randy Edelman
1964 (unknown)
Covered by (2 artists)
Donna Donna Claude François 2001 Unverified
Donna Donna Claude François 1965 Unverified
1964 The Applejacks
1973 Hot Chocolate
Covered by Elisa Tovati
1963 Gil Hamilton
Covered by Dany Logan
December 1976 Starland Vocal Band
Diglielo Claude François February 1963 Unverified
1970 Terry Clement and His Rhythmic Five
1964 The Fourmost
December 1975 Ernie Smith
1963 The Beatles
Covered by (2 artists)
1973 Seals and Crofts
1968 Fausto Leali
Dai Patata Claude François 1964 Unverified
1977 Claude François
1971 The Pioneers
1963 The Beatles
Covered by Nicole Delarc
1968 Claude François
Come L'acqua Come Il Vento Claude François 1970 Unverified
December 1975 Melba Montgomery
1971 Ike and Tina Turner
Ciao Non Sara Un Addio Claude François 1970 Unverified
December 1968 John Rowles
1969 Joe Tex
1977 Olivia Newton-John
March 1964 Steve Alaimo
1969 Vanity Fare
December 1976 The Four Seasons
Covered by (3 artists)
March 1966 Ferre Grignard
December 1976 Paul Nicholas
May 1971 Four Tops
Covered by (4 artists)
1967 Rocky Roberts and The Airedales
September 1965 Barry McGuire
March 1967 Four Tops
Canto Canto Claude François 2001 Unverified
1970 Roy Hogsed, Teresa Brewer with Orchestra directed by Ray Bloch
1978 Fairfield Parlour
June 1971 Four Tops
1962 The Everly Brothers
Covered by (6 artists)
1972 Boulevard
Covered by M. Pokora
1973 Blue Mink
1966 David and Jonathan
1964 Mongo Santamaría
(Claude François) March 1962 Bob Azzam et son orchestre
1971 Diana Ross
December 1975 Janis Ian
Covered by (3 artists)

Web Covers by Claude François

Title Performer Upload date Originally by
Respirando Claude François April 13, 2015 Lucio Battisti

Songs written by Claude François

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Y'a le printemps qui chante Claude François, Jean-Michel Rivat, Frank Thomas, Jean-Pierre Bourtayre Claude François June 1972 Covered by (5 artists)
Viva America Claude François, Bernard Estardy, Jean-Pierre Bourtayre Covered by (4 artists)
Un monde de musique Claude François, Ralph Bernet Claude François 1969 Covered by (2 artists)
Une chanson française Claude François, Jean-Pierre Bourtayre, Nicolas Skorsky Claude François February 1976 Covered by Claude François
Toi et moi contre le monde entier Claude François, Eddy Marnay, Jean-Pierre Bourtayre Claude François 1975 Covered by Caravelli
Statues sans cœur Claude François, Vline Buggy Claude François 1977
Parce que je t'aime mon enfant Claude François, Jean-Pierre Bourtayre, Yves Dessca Claude François December 1970 Covered by (23 artists)
Magnolias for Ever Claude François, Jean-Pierre Bourtayre, Étienne Roda-Gil Claude François 1977 Covered by (5 artists)
Le téléphone pleure Claude François, Frank Thomas, Jean-Pierre Bourtayre Claude François October 1974 Covered by (9 artists)
Je sais Gérard Gustin, Claude François, Vline Buggy Claude François 1964 Covered by (2 artists)
Écoute ma chanson Claude François, Vito Pallavicini, Toto Cutugno, Yves Dessca Claude François 1977 Covered by Claude François
Comme d'habitude Claude François, Jacques Revaux, Gilles Thibault Claude François 1967 Covered by (427 artists)
Avec la tête, avec le cœur Claude François, Vline Buggy, Jean-Pierre Bourtayre, Yves Dessca Claude François December 1968 Covered by (2 artists)
Après tout Claude François, Gilles Thibault, Jean Renard Claude François 1968 Covered by Le grand orchestre de Paul Mauriat
Alexandrie Alexandra Claude François, Jean-Pierre Bourtayre, Étienne Roda-Gil Claude François 1977 Covered by (9 artists)

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
Vivre que c'est bon Claude François, Ann Grégory Viva Bobby Joe Claude François
Tu as tes problèmes moi j'ai les miens Claude François, Vline Buggy You've Got Your Troubles Claude François
Tout ça c'etait hier Claude François, Vline Buggy Spare a Thought for Me Claude François
Terry Claude François, Vline Buggy Terry Claude François
Sois fier Claude François, Vline Buggy Walk Tall Claude François
Si tu veux être heureux Claude François, Vline Buggy Ugly Woman, If You Wanna Be Happy Claude François
Si loin des yeux, si loin du cœur Claude François, André Salvet Un'ora fa Liliane Saint Pierre
Si douce à mon souvenir Claude François, Colette Rivat Gentle on My Mind Claude François
Serre-moi, griffe-moi Claude François Bend Me, Shape Me Claude François
Rien rien rien Claude François, Gilles Thibault I Was Made to Love Her Claude François
Réveille-moi Claude François, Colette Rivat Shake Me, Wake Me (When It's Over) Claude François
Rentrer chez moi Claude François, Gilles Thibault I Want to Go Back There Again Liliane Saint Pierre
Quand je chanterai une chanson d'amour Claude François, Vline Buggy Every Time I Sing a Love Song Claude François
Pourquoi? Claude François, Gilles Thibault Baby, Now That I've Found You Claude François
Plus tard Claude François, Vline Buggy Call Me Katy David
Nous resterons unis Claude François United We Stand Liliane Saint Pierre
Moi, je voudrais bien me marier Claude François, Georges Aber Bachelor Boy Claude François
Ma petite amie est de retour Claude François My Boyfriend's Back Claude François
Ma meilleure amie Claude François, Vline Buggy You're My Best Friend Claude François
Ma fille Claude François, Gilles Thibault My Guy Claude François
L'homme au traîneau Claude François, Gilles Thibault Carrie Anne Claude François
Le temps que j'arrive à Marseille Claude François By the Time I Get to Phoenix Claude François
Les femmes de France Claude François, Vline Buggy Dreams of the Everyday Housewife Claude François
Les cloches sonnaient Claude François, Vline Buggy When You Walk in the Room Claude François
Les choses de la maison Claude François, Vline Buggy The Things in This House Claude François Covered by (2 artists)
Le martien Claude François, Gilles Thibault Flowers in the Rain Claude François
Le jouet extraordinaire (Zip ! bap ! brrr !) Claude François, Vline Buggy The Marvelous Toy Claude François Covered by (2 artists)
Le dragon magique Claude François, Colette Rivat Puff Claude François
La route du bonheur Claude François, Ann Grégory Do You Know the Way to San Jose? Liliane Saint Pierre
La plus belle chose du monde Claude François, Gilles Thibault Massachusetts (The Lights Went Out In) Claude François
Langage d'amour (Ou-bi-dou-bi-dou) Claude François Language of Love Claude François
Laisse-moi tenir ta main Claude François I Want to Hold Your Hand Claude François
J'y pense et puis j'oublie Claude François It Comes and Goes Claude François Covered by (3 artists)
Je veux rester seul avec toi Claude François I Want to Stay Here Claude François
Je vais m'expédier à ton adresse Claude François, Vline Buggy Mail Myself to You Claude François
Je te demande pardon Claude François, Yves Dessca I Never Promised You a Rose Garden Claude François Covered by Aldebert
Je t'aime trop, toi Claude François, Vline Buggy I Got You Babe Claude François avec Christian Chevallier et son orchestre
Je suis une fille toute seule Claude François, Gilles Thibault Single Girl Liliane Saint Pierre
Je retire tout Claude François, Ann Grégory I Take It Back Liliane Saint Pierre
Je devrais dormir Claude François, Vline Buggy Teardrops Fall Like Rain Claude François
J'attendrai Claude François, Vline Buggy Reach Out I'll Be There Claude François Covered by (3 artists)
J'ai joué et puis j'ai perdu Claude François, Vline Buggy I Fought the Law Claude François
Jacques a dit Claude François, Gilles Thibault Simon Says Claude François
Il faut être deux Claude François, Gilles Thibault It Takes Two Claude François
Hey ! Ho ! C'est impossible Claude François, Colette Rivat Going to the Country Claude François
Et je t'aime tellement Claude François And I Love You So Claude François
En rêvant à Noël Claude François In Summer Claude François
Eloise Claude François, Vline Buggy Eloise Claude François Covered by (2 artists)
Du pain et du beurre Claude François Bread and Butter Claude François Covered by Tony Roman
Drame entre deux amours Claude François, Vline Buggy Torn Between Two Lovers Claude François
Douce Candy Claude François, Ann Grégory Sugar, Sugar Claude François
Donna Donna Claude François, Vline Buggy Dos kelbl Claude François Covered by (2 artists)
Diggy Liggy Laï et Diggy Liggy Lo Claude François, Colette Rivat Diggy Liggy Lo Claude François
De ville en ville Claude François A Little Loving Claude François
Deborah Claude François, Gilles Thibault Deborah Claude François
Comment fais-tu ? Claude François, Vline Buggy How Do You Do It? Claude François Covered by Nicole Delarc
Cherche Claude François Show Me Claude François
Chaque jour c'est la même chose Claude François Every Day I Have to Cry Claude François
C'est moi… c'est moi… Claude François, Vline Buggy Ring, Ring, I've Got to Sing Claude François avec Les Reed et son orchestre
C'est la même chanson Claude François, Colette Rivat It's the Same Old Song Claude François Covered by (4 artists)
Ce soir je vais boire Claude François, Gilles Thibault Stasera mi butto Claude François
Car… Tout le monde a besoin d'amour Claude François, Vline Buggy Baby I Need Your Loving Claude François
Boum, boum Claude François, Colette Rivat Gonna Get Along Without Ya Now, I'm Gonna Get Along Without You Claude François
Bernadette Claude François Bernadette Claude François
Belles ! Belles ! Belles ! Claude François, Vline Buggy Made to Love Claude François Covered by (6 artists)
Amoureux du monde entier Claude François, Vline Buggy Lovers of the World Unite Claude François
Alors salut ! Claude François, Vline Buggy Yeh-Yeh Claude François

Releases

Albums

Title Performer Release date Label
Un monde de musique Claude François 1969 Philips
[Toi et moi contre le monde entier] Claude François 1975 Disques Fleche
Si j'avais un marteau Claude François 1963 Philips
Si douce à mon souvenir [LP] Claude François December 1970 Disques Fleche
Pourquoi pleurer (Sur un succès d'été) Claude François December 1975 Disques Fleche
Pour les jeunes de 8 à 88 ans Claude François 1976 Disques Fleche
N° 4 Claude François December 1965 Philips
N° 3 Claude François 1964 Philips
Magnolias for Ever Claude François 1977 Disques Fleche
Le monde extraordinaire de Claude François Claude François 1970 Philips
Le mal aimé - Le téléphone pleure Claude François 1974 Disques Fleche
[Le lundi au soleil] Claude François 1972 Disques Fleche
Je viens diner ce soir Claude François 1973 Disques Fleche
Il fait beau, il fait bon Claude François 1971 Disques Fleche
His Hits in English Claude François 1977 EMI
Comme d'habitude Claude François 1967 Disques Fleche
Claude François [1976] Claude François December 1976 Disques Fleche
Claude François Claude François 1969 Philips
Claude François Claude François June 1972 Disques Fleche
Chante en anglais - Bordeaux rosé Claude François 1978 Pathé
Chanson Populaire... Claude François 1973 Disques Fleche
C'est la même chanson Claude François June 1971 Disques Fleche
C'est comme ça que l'on s'est aimé Claude François 1977 Disques Fleche
Avec la tête, avec le cœur Claude François December 1968 Disques Fleche

EPs

Title Performer Release date Label
Toute la vie Claude François March 1967 Philips
Si tu veux être heureux Claude François 1963 Philips
Si j'avais un marteau Claude François October 1963 Philips
Si douce à mon souvenir [EP] Claude François December 1970 Disques Fleche
Quand un bateau passe Claude François June 1965 Philips
Petite mèche de cheveux Claude François March 1964 Philips
Monsieur le businessman Claude François November 1968 Philips
Même si tu revenais Claude François September 1965 Philips
Mais quand le matin Claude François 1967 Philips
Mais combien de temps Claude François avec Les Reed et son orchestre March 1966 Philips
Les choses de la maison Claude François March 1965 Philips
Le Nabout twist Kôkô (Claude François) March 1962 Fontana
Le jouet extraordinaire Claude François 1966 Philips
J'attendrai Claude François 1966 Philips
Eloise Claude François 1968 Disques Fleche
Dis-lui Claude François February 1963 Fontana
De ville en ville Claude François 1964 Philips
Belles! Belles! Belles! Claude François 1962 Fontana
Après tout Claude François 1968 Disques Fleche
Amoureux du monde entier Claude François 1966 Philips
7e série - Donna Donna Claude François 1964 Philips

Singles

Title Performer Release date Label
夢見るシャンソン人形 [Poupée de cire, poupée de son] France Gall / Claude François September 1965 Philips
Viens à la maison (y'a le printemps qui chante) Claude François June 1972 Disques Fleche
Toi et moi contre le monde entier Claude François March 1975 Disques Fleche
Toi et le soleil Claude François September 1977 Disques Fleche
Tears on the Telephone Claude François October 17, 1975 Bradley's Records
So Near and Yet So Far Claude François July 1977 EMI France
Sha la la (Hier est près de moi) Claude François 1974 Disques Fleche
Se torni tu Claude François 1968 Disques Fleche
Sale bonhomme Claude François 1976 Disques Fleche
Rubis Claude François November 1978 Disques Fleche
Prendi prendi Claude François 1969 Disques Fleche
Povera stella Claude François 1964 Philips
Pardon Claude François 1968 Philips
Llora el telefono - Contigo amor Claude François - Jessica 1974 Imsa Records
Le téléphone pleure Claude François October 1974 Disques Fleche
Le monde est grand, les gens sont beaux Claude François September 1970 Disques Fleche
Le mal aimé Claude François 1974 Disques Fleche
Le chanteur malheureux (et je me demande) Claude François 1975 Disques Fleche
Je vais à Rio Claude François May 1977 Disques Fleche
Je sais Claude François 1964 Philips
Jacques a dit Claude François 1968 Philips
Il fait beau, il fait bon Claude François November 1971 Disques Fleche
Eloise Claude François March 21, 1969 Disques Fleche
...E la musica suonava Claude François 1969 Disques Fleche
Chanson populaire Claude François 1973 Disques Fleche
C'est la même chanson Claude François May 1971 Disques Fleche
Alexandrie Alexandra Claude François March 1978 Disques Fleche
17 ans Claude François February 1976 Disques Fleche

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