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Understanding France’s ardor for Johnny Hallyday does not come easily to Americans.
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France’s biggest rock star, Johnny Hallyday, the leather-trousered 'French Elvis' who sold more than 110m albums over a career spanning more than half a century, has died aged 74. His wife, Laeticia Hallyday, said on Wednesday: 'Joh...

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United States / Los Angeles : LA Times: Local

Johnny Hallyday, the French rock legend who came to fame in the early 1960s with cover versions of American rock 'n' roll hits and continued to sell out concerts in France for decades, has died at his home outside Paris. He was 74. ...

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“Johnny Hallyday, France’s rock ‘n’ roll icon has died, the French president’s office said in a statement on Wednesday,” CNN reports. The story adds that Hallyday was 74 and “had announced that he was being treated for cancer last M...

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Entertainment / Pop Culture : Slate: Brow Beat

Johnny Hallyday, the singer whose French-language covers of American songs helped bring rock ’n’ roll to France, has died of cancer at the age of 74, Variety reports. He had been ill for several months. Hallyday, whose real name was...

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French rocker Johnny Hallyday, who was known as France’s Elvis Presley, died today at the age of 74. The news of the singer’s death was released in a statement made by his wife, Laeticia Hallyday. “Johnny Hallyday has left us. I wri...


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