Hugues Aufray

Hugues Aufray

born on 18/8/1929 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France

Hugues Aufray

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Hugues Aufray (born Hugues Jean Marie Auffray[1] on 18 August 1929 in Neuilly-sur-Seine) is a French singer. He began his career singing in Spanish.

Aufray represented Luxembourg in the 1964 Eurovision Song Contest, performing "Dès que le printemps revient" and finishing fourth. His most famous songs are "Santiano", "Céline", "Stewball", "Hasta luego" and in Spanish, "Barco de Papel".

Aufray is well known for his French covers of Bob Dylan's songs.

He was born to Henry Auffray, an industrialist, and Amyelle de Caubios d'Andiran, a musician, second cousin of the French author François Mauriac (respectively by their maternal grandfather and maternal grandmother). His sister was actress Pascale Audret (1936–2000) and his niece is actress Julie Dreyfus.

Discography

LPs

  • Céline/Le printemps revient
  • Hugues Aufray chante Bob Dylan
  • Vous ma lady / Adieu
  • Dou Wakadou / On est les rois / Les remords et les regrets / Bambou
  • L'homme orchestre / Je croyais / Laisse-moi petite fille / Les yeux fermés
  • Hugues Aufray
  • Garlick

CDs

  • Concert intégral
  • A l'Olympia
  • La Terre est si belle
  • Little Troubadour
  • Best of
  • Le meilleur d'Hugues Aufray
  • Aux vents solitaires
  • Hugues Aufray chante Félix Leclerc

DVDs

  • Hugues Aufray, plus live que jamais !

References

  • This article was initially translated from the Wikipedia article Hugues Aufray.
  1. fr:Hugues Aufray French Wikipedia

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