Singing in French

Apart from a few exceptions like Edith Piaf and Céline Dion, few singers have managed to impose songs in French on the international charts. And nowadays, more and more French singers write lyrics in English to appeal to a global audience.

However, many high-profile foreign artists sing in French just for a song.

From Grace Jones to Michael Jackson and Elton John, here are some examples of famous artists singing in French!