Tuesday, April 30, 2019

A to Z Zazie Qui Chante...

For my last post of April for the A to Z Blogging Challenge...
Zazie is another French “chanteuse” (singer) who, in my opinion is the epitome of a woman taking her life and career into her own hands and coming out on top. Her real name is Isabelle Marie Anne de Truchis de Varennes. I know, right? What a name. I'd have gone with Zazie, too. She has modeled, plays piano and guitar, sings, and she writes songs not only for herself, but for other artists both famous and not.
Zazie, photo from Pinterest
For those of you who watch The Voice, Zazie started coaching on the French version of The Voice in 2015 and one of her team, Lilian Renaud, won that 4th season. She also coached in 2016 and 2017.

I’ve posted a few videos here for you to get an idea of what she does herself, and what others have done with her music.

She wrote rockin’ hits like this one for Johnny Hallyday

She sings/writes songs like this…which I just happen to love. The video is great.

And this one is pure fun!
An album cover

Her modeling days

La Chanteuse


  1. She's made quite a career for herself.

  2. This is a new artist to me. Her music sounds good. That first rocker hit me by surprise when I was expecting music I typically associate with France. I like the music she performs.

    Arlee Bird
    Tossing It Out

  3. Wonderfully talented woman; her work is thought-provoking, and yes, pure fun.
    A success to reach the letter "Z" also. I have enjoyed reading your posts throughout the AtoZChallenge.
    Z is for Zulu Warrior in Belgium?

  4. Excellent! Thanks for introducing me to this artist :-)

    Ronel visiting with the A-Z Challenge music and writing: Zigging and Zagging

  5. I understand why she prefers Zazie than her real name ;)
    Congratulations on finishing the Challenge, I enjoyed every post!

  6. Zazie is truly a creative and talented artist. Thanks for introducing her to me :)

  7. I am in love with her name! <3 So beautiful!

  8. Hi Lisa - love the sound of Zazie ... and thanks for the links you've put up. I need to go through your posts sometime ... so will do - a taste of France would be good. Congratulations on finishing and giving us your idea of France - a great ending ... cheers Hilary


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