|Single by Nolwenn Leroy|
|from the album Nolwenn|
|Released||23 March 2003|
|Nolwenn Leroy singles chronology|
"Cassé" is Nolwenn Leroy's debut single from her album Nolwenn. It was released in 2003 in France, Belgium and Switzerland and achieved a great success in these countries, topping the French and Belgian charts.
Lyrics, music and video
The music video of "Cassé" begins with Nolwenn walking towards a studio. While singing, she gets prepared for a photoshoot and then poses in front of a camera with different outfits. During the last part of the video, she is seen playing various musical instruments such as cello, piano and violin.
"Cassé" was number 1 on the French Singles Charts in its first week of release and stayed at this position for two successive weeks. The single managed to stay in the top 5 for another 4 weeks before dropping very quickly until leaving the chart on 6 July, after 17 weeks of attendance. It was ranked #25 on Annual Chart.
The song may be considered as Nolwenn Leroy's most successful single to date. It was also her first and only single to reach #1 on the French SNEP Singles Charts until "Nolwenn Ohwo!" in 2006.
In Belgium Wallonia, the single went straight to #2 on 29 March 2003, then topped the chart for two weeks. It was then #2 for two weeks and #3 for four weeks. After that, it kept on dropping on the chart and totaled ten weeks in the top ten, and 13 weeks in the top 40. It achieved Gold status and was the ninth best-selling single of the year in this country.
- CD single
- "Cassé" (4:30)
- "Ce qu'il nous faudrait" (3:34)
"Le Frunkp" by Alphone Brown
|French SNEP number one single
22 March 2003 – 29 March 2003 (2 weeks)
"Entre nous" by Chimène Badi
|Belgian (Wallonia) number one single
5 April 2003 – 12 April 2003 (2 weeks)
"Plantation" by Kana
- "Youtube.com - Music Video of Cassé" (Retrieved 4 May 2008)
- "Cassé", French SNEP Singles Chart Lescharts.com (Retrieved 23 December 2007)
- 2003 French Singles Chart Disqueenfrance.com Archived April 4, 2012, at the Wayback Machine. (Retrieved 20 April 2008)
- Belgian (Wallonia) Ultratop 40 Singles Chart Skynet.be Archived 2007-12-19 at the Wayback Machine. (Retrieved 22 December 2007)
- Belgian certifications Ultratop.be (Retrieved 12 May 2008)
- 2003 Belgian (Wallonia) Singles Chart Ultratop.be (Retrieved 20 April 2008)
- "Cassé", Swiss Singles Chart Hitparade.ch (Retrieved 23 December 2007)
- 2003 Swiss Singles Chart Hitparade.ch Archived February 4, 2004, at the Wayback Machine. (Retrieved 12 May 2008)