Desireless

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Desireless
Desireless 2013.jpg
Desireless performing in 2013.
Background information
Birth nameClaudie Fritsch-Mentrop
Born (1952-12-25) 25 December 1952 (age 66)
Paris, France
GenresPop, synthpop, Euro disco
Occupation(s)Singer
Years active1986–present
LabelsCBS Discos, Epic Records, CBS Records, Choice Of Music, Columbia Records, Sony Music, Urgence Disk
Websitedesireless.net

Claudie Fritsch-Mentrop (born 25 December 1952), known by her stage name Desireless (French pronunciation: ​[deziʁlɛs]), is a French singer.[1] Between 1986 and 1988, her hit single "Voyage, voyage" made it to number one in many European and Asian single charts and sold over five million copies.

She still releases new albums and performs live. Here is a quote of the biography which can be found on the official website of Desireless:

″Desireless has just released a new album with Operation of the Sun (Antoine Aureche). Since 2012 up to now, they are touring all over the world.″[2]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

  • François (1989) #29 France
  • I Love You (1994)
  • Ses plus grands succès (2003) France & (2004) Russie
  • Un Brin de Paille (2004)
  • More Love and Good Vibrations (2007) France & (2008) Russie
  • Le Petit Bisou (2009) France
  • More Love and Good Vibrations: Special Edition (2010) France
  • L'Oeuf Du Dragon (2013, feat Antoine Aureche a.k.a. Operation Of The Sun) France
  • Noun (2014, feat Antoine Aureche a.k.a. Operation Of The Sun) France
  • 2011-2015 (2015, 'best of' feat Antoine Aureche a.k.a. Operation Of The Sun) France
  • Desireless chante Apollinaire (2017, feat Antoine Aureche a.k.a. Valfeu) France

EP[edit]

  • L'expérience Humaine (2011) EP
  • L'Oeuf Du Dragon (2012, feat Antoine Aureche a.k.a. Operation Of The Sun) - EP
  • XP2 (2012) EP
  • Nexus (2014, remixes & covers, feat Antoine Aureche a.k.a. Operation Of The Sun) France
  • Un Seul Peuple (2014) EP

Singles[edit]

From François:

  • 1986/87: "Voyage, voyage" (#2 France, #1 Germany, #1 Austria, #1 Belgium, #1 Denmark, #1 Spain, #1 Greece, #1 Israel, #26 Italy, #1 Lebanon, #1 Norway, #3 Canada, #11 Netherlands, #53 United Kingdom 1987 release and #5 1988 remix release,[3] #11 Sweden, #4 Switzerland, #1 Thailand, #1 Yugoslavia)
  • 1988: "John" (#5 France, #37 Germany, #92 UK)
  • 1989: "Qui Sommes-nous ?" (#41 Canada, #88 Germany)
  • 1990: "Elle est Comme les étoiles"

From I Love You:

  • 1994: "Il Dort"
  • 1994: "I Love You"

From More Love and Good Vibrations:

  • 2004: "La Vie est Belle"
  • 2010: "Voyage, Voyage (Dj Esteban Remix 2010)" (#81 French Club Charts)

References[edit]

  1. ^ German, Yuri. "Biography: Desireless". AMG. Retrieved 7 May 2010.
  2. ^ Aureche, Antoine. "Biography of Desireless". Desireless - official website. Desireless. Retrieved 17 July 2015.Desireless has just released a new album with Operation of the Sun (Antoine Aureche). Since 2012 up to now, they are touring all over the world.
  3. ^ Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 151. ISBN 1-904994-10-5.

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