Ces Gens-Là

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Ces Gens-Là
Ces Gens-Là.jpg
Studio album by Jacques Brel
Released 1966
Recorded 7 January 1964 –
6 November 1965
Genre Chanson
Length 49 minutes
Label Barclay/Universal
Jacques Brel chronology
Les Bonbons
(1966)Les Bonbons1966
Ces Gens-Là
(1966)
Jacques Brel 67
(1967)Jacques Brel 671967

Ces Gens-Là (English: Those people) is the eighth studio album by Jacques Brel. Also known as Jef, it was released in 1966 by Barclay (80323). The album was reissued on 23 September 2003 under the title Ces Gens-Là as part of the 16-CD box set Boîte à Bonbons by Barclay (980 817-2).[1][2]

Track listing[edit]

Track Title Translation Composer Recorded
1 "Ces gens-là" Those people Jacques Brel 1965-11-06
2 "Jef" Jef Jacques Brel 1964-01-08
3 "La chanson de Jacky" The song of Jacky Jacques Brel, Gérard Jouannest 1965-11-02
4 "Les bergers" The shepherds Jacques Brel 1964-01-07
5 "Le tango funèbre" The funeral tango Jacques Brel, Gérard Jouannest 1964-03-07
6 "Fernand" Fernand Jacques Brel, Gérard Jouannest 1965-11-06
7 "Mathilde" Mathilde Jacques Brel, Gérard Jouannest 1964-01-09
8 "L'âge idiot" Coming of age Jacques Brel 1965-11-02
9 "Grand-mère" Grandmother Jacques Brel 1965-11-03
10 "Les désespérés" The desperate Jacques Brel, Gérard Jouannest 1965-11-06
11 "Mijn vlakke land (Le Plat Pays)" The flat country Jacques Brel 1965-02-15
12 "Rosa (in Flemish)" Rosa Jacques Brel, Gérard Jouannest 1965-02-15
13 "De burgerij (Les bourgeois)" The middle class Jacques Brel, Jean Corti 1965-02-15
14 "De nuttelozen van de nacht (Les paumés du petit matin)" The lost ones of the morning Jacques Brel, François Rauber 1965-02-15[3]
  • Tracks 1–10 constituted the original 1966 album.
  • Tracks 11–14 were added to the album when it was reissued as part of the 16-CD box set Boîte à Bonbons.

Credits[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Discogs "Ces Gens-Là" Check |url= value (help). Retrieved 5 September 2011. 
  2. ^ "Discography". Archived from Editions Jacques Brel the original Check |url= value (help) on 31 March 2012. Retrieved 5 September 2011. 
  3. ^ "Discography". Archived from Editions Jacques Brel the original Check |url= value (help) on 31 March 2012. Retrieved 5 September 2011.