La Complainte de l'heure de pointe

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"La complainte de l'heure de pointe"
Single by Joe Dassin
from the album Joe
A-side "La complainte de l'heure de pointe (À vélo dans Paris)"
B-side "Un peu de paradis"
Released 1973
Format 7" single (45 rpm)
Genre Chanson, pop
Length 2:00
Label CBS Disques
Songwriter(s) Chris Juwens, Leon Deane French lyrics:
Richelle Dassin
Claude Lemesle
Producer(s) Jacques Plait
Joe Dassin singles chronology
"Taka takata (La Femme du toréro)"
(1972)
"La complainte de l'heure de pointe"
(1973)
"S'aimer sous la pluie"
(1973)

"Taka takata (La Femme du toréro)"
(1972)
"La complainte de l'heure de pointe"
(1973)
"S'aimer sous la pluie"
(1973)

"La complainte de l'heure de pointe (À vélo dans Paris)" is a song by Joe Dassin from his 1972 album Joe.

The song was based on the song "La Di Li La Di Lo" written by Chris Juwens and Leon Deane and originally released by Jeremias. It was adapted into French by Richelle Dassin et Claude Lemesle.

Released in 1973 as a single, in France it was number one on the singles sales chart for one week from February 12 to 18, 1973.[1]

Track listing[edit]

7" single (CBS 1109)

  1. "La complainte de l'heure de pointe (À vélo dans Paris)" (2:00)
  2. "Un peu de paradis" (2:18)

Charts[edit]

Chart (1973) Peak
position
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[2]
France (IFOP)[1] 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "La complainte de l'heure de pointe - Joe Dassin". Hit-Parade.net. Retrieved 2016-12-12.
  2. ^ "Ultratop.be – Joe Dassin – La complainte de l'heure de pointe (À vélo dans Paris)" (in Dutch). Ultratop 50. Retrieved 2016-12-12.