J'arrive

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J'arrive
J'arrivealbum.jpg
Studio album by Jacques Brel
Released 1968
Recorded 7–23 September 1968
Genre Chanson
Length 41 minutes
Label Barclay/Universal
Jacques Brel chronology
Jacques Brel 67
(1967)Jacques Brel 671967
J'arrive
(1968)
L'Homme de la Mancha
(1968)L'Homme de la Mancha1968

J'arrive (English: I'm coming) is Jacques Brel's tenth studio album. Originally released in 1968 by Barclay (80373), the album was reissued on 23 September 2003 under the title Grand Jacques as part of the 16-CD box set Boîte à Bonbons by Barclay (980 816-3).[1][2]

Track listing[edit]

Track Title Loose translation Composer Recorded
1 "J'arrive" I'm Coming Jacques Brel, Gérard Jouannest 1968-09-14
2 "Vesoul" Vesoul Jacques Brel 1968-09-23
3 "L'Ostendaise" The Ostend Girl Jacques Brel, François Rauber 1968-09-23
4 "Je suis un soir d'été" I Am a Summer Evening Jacques Brel 1968-09-15
5 "Regarde bien petit" Watch Well, Kid Jacques Brel 1968-09-14
6 "Comment tuer l'amant de sa femme quand on a été élevé comme moi dans la tradition" How to Kill One's Wife's Lover When One Was Raised Like Me in Tradition Jacques Brel, Gérard Jouannest 1968-09-12
7 "L'Éclusier" The Lock Keeper Jacques Brel 1968-09-07
8 "Un enfant" A Child Jacques Brel, Gérard Jouannest 1968-09-14
9 "La Bière" Beer Jacques Brel 1968-09-14
10 "La Chanson de Van Horst" The Song of Van Horst Jacques Brel, Gérard Jouannest 1972
11 "L'Enfance" Childhood Jacques Brel, François Rauber 1973-05-24[2]
  • Tracks 1–9 constituted the original 1968 album.
  • Tracks 10–11 were added to the album when it was reissued as part of the 16-CD box set Boîte à Bonbons.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "J'arrive". Discogs. Retrieved 5 September 2011.
  2. ^ a b "Discography". Archived from the original on 31 March 2012. Retrieved 5 September 2011.