KarlK is a French DJ and producer. During his chilhood, he studied music, singing and drums at the local music school. At the age of 14 he continued learning by himself and became an autodidact. Really like his nice relaxed sound. Think his song “Daydreamer” feat. GuitK will become popular in the scene very soon!
Music from France – Christophe Chassol
Really an unusual musician and composer. His arrangements cannot be classified , using electronic equipment ,using loops and combining them with his piano play.
He calls his project : Visualizing Harmony
Christopher Chassol is born 1976 in Martinique . According to wikipedia he gets his inspriation from musicians as Miles Davis , The Cure , Strawinsky and Ennio Morricone . EDIT : I know it´s not mainstream music , but that´s the reason why i´ve choose it .
Music from France – Orange Blossom
Orange Blossom is a worldmusic Band from Nantes/France founded 1993. Their sound is a mix of electronic music with arabic influences . In November 2014 they´ve released their new album “Under the shades of violet” the song “Habibi” is from their 2005 album “Everything must change ”
Music from France – EFIX & Henri Pfr // Deep House
EFIX is a french DJ and producer from Lille. Together with Henri Pfr he made this awesome remix of “I’m Going Down” by Florence Welch & Kid Harpoon:
Music from France – Benjamin Biolay
Benjamin Biolay (born January 20, 1973 in Villefranche-sur-Saône) is a French singer and actor. Along with several other artists, such as Dominique A or Philippe Katerine, he is one of the best-known representatives of the Nouvelle Chanson.
Here is his song “Tu es mon amour ”
Music from France/ Italy – Nino Ferrer // Jazz
Nino Ferrer (1934-1998) was an Italian-French singer who raised up in New Caledonia. Listen to his absolutely amazing song “Led Sud”:
Music from France – JB Bullet // Chanson
This song #JeSuisCharlie by JB Bullet is a tribute to all the victims of the latest terrorism acts in France. RIP. Peace.
Music from Cameroon – Wes // World Music
Wes is a world music duo consisting of Michel Sanchez (ex member of Deep Forest) and Wes Madiko. Listen to their #1 “Alane” released in may 1997:
Music from Belgium – Jali // Pop
Jali, born in Rwanda, is a folk and chanson singer from the city of Brussels. Listen to his catchy great song “Un jour ou l’autre”:
Music from France – Renaud Séchan // Chanson
Renaud Séchan is a French chanson, rock and pop musician from Paris, born 11 May 1952. Listen to his great classic “Mistral Gagnant”: