Amoureux de Paname

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Amoureux de Paname
Studio album by Renaud
Released 1975
Recorded 1975
Genre Chanson
Length 36:57
Language French
Label Polydor
Producer Jacqueline Herrenschmidt
Renaud chronology
Amoureux de Paname
(1975)
Laisse béton
(1977)

Amoureux de Paname is the title by which the unnamed debut album from French singer-songwriter Renaud is commonly known. It was released in 1975 by Polydor Records, and while not a commercial success, anti-bourgeoisie songs like "Hexagone" caused considerable public interest and provided Renaud a springboard to his future success.[1]

Track listing[edit]

All songs were written by Renaud Séchan except where noted.

Side one[edit]

  1. "Amoureux de Paname" – 2:32
  2. "Société, tu m'auras pas!" – 2:30
  3. "Petite fille des sombres rues" – 2:30
  4. "La Java sans joie" – 3:49
  5. "Gueule d'aminche" – 4:19
  6. "La Coupole" – 1:45

Side two[edit]

  1. "Hexagone" – 5:30
  2. "Écoutez-moi les gavroches" (Renaud Séchan, Jacqueline Néro, François Bernheim) – 3:28
  3. "Rita (Chanson d'amour)" – 0:36
  4. "Camarade bourgeois" – 2:23
  5. "Le Gringalet" – 2:21
  6. "La Menthe à l'eau" – 2:42
  7. "Greta" – 2:03

Tracks 2 and 7 were included on the compilation The Meilleur Of Renaud (75-85). Track 7 was also included on the CD Ma Compil. Track 7 was covered for the tribute album La Bande à Renaud.

Personnel[edit]

  • François Bernheim - Musical Direction, Realization
  • Jacqueline Herrenschmidt - Musical Direction, Realization
  • Renaud - Primary Artist[2]

References[edit]