Tous ensemble

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"Tous ensemble"
Tous ensemble.jpg
Single by Johnny Hallyday
Released23 April 2002
RecordedFrance, 2002
LabelMercury, Universal Music
Songwriter(s)Michel Sanchez
Catherine Lara
Adrien Blaise
Thierry Eliez
Producer(s)Catherine Lara
Johnny Hallyday singles chronology
"On a tous besoin d'amour"
"Tous ensemble"

"Tous Ensemble" is a song recorded in 2002 by French singer Johnny Hallyday. The song was released as a single on 23 April 2002. It was the official anthem of the French football team during the 2002 FIFA World Cup. French singer and songwriter Catherine Lara participated in the writing of the lyrics and produced the song. Michel Sanchez, who was member of the band Deep Forest, co-wrote the lyrics. The song became the second football anthem to reach the top of the singles chart in France, four years after Ricky Martin's hit "La Copa de la Vida". "Tous Ensemble" became Hallyday's first number-one hit on the modern French SNEP Singles Chart[1] since its establishment in 1984. As of July 2014, it is the 102nd best-selling single of the 21st century in France, with 303,000 units sold.

The current chart was established in 1984. He had over 20 number-1 hits in 1960s and 1970s.

Track listings[edit]

CD single
  1. "Tous ensemble" – 2:45
  2. "Tous ensemble" (instrumental) – 2:45


Country Certification Date Sales certified Physical sales
France[2] Platinum 10 June 2002 500,000 461,000[3]


Chart (2002) Peak
Belgian (Wallonia) Singles Chart[4] 11
French SNEP Singles Chart[5] 1
End of year chart (2002) Position
Belgian (Wallonia) Singles Chart[6] 74
French Singles Chart[7] 14


  1. ^ Elia Habib, Muz hit. tubes, p. 555 (ISBN 2-9518832-0-X)
  2. ^ French certifications Archived 23 February 2012 at the Wayback Machine (Retrieved 28 October 2008)
  3. ^ Johnny Hallyday's certifications and sales in France See: "Les Ventes" => "Toutes les certifications depuis 1973" => "HALLYDAY Johnny" (Retrieved 28 October 2008)
  4. ^ "Tous ensemble", Belgian (Wallonia) Singles Chart (Retrieved 28 October 2008)
  5. ^ "Tous ensemble", French Singles Chart (Retrieved 28 October 2008)
  6. ^ 2002 Belgian (Wallonia) Singles Chart (Retrieved 28 October 2008)
  7. ^ 2002 French Singles Chart Archived 4 April 2012 at the Wayback Machine (Retrieved 28 October 2008)