Fontaine, Brigitte

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Fontaine, Brigitte Gender: F
born on 24 June 1939 at 22:40 (= 10:40 PM )
Place Morlaix, France, 48n35, 3w50
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 02°28' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 11°36 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 25°28'

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Brigitte Fontaine
photo: Lydia Metral, license cc-by-sa-3.0


French singer of avant-garde music.

During the course of her career she has employed numerous unusual musical styles melding rock and roll, folk, jazz, electronica, spoken word poetry and world rhythms. She has collaborated with such celebrated musicians as Stereolab, Michel Colombier, Jean-Claude Vannier, Areski Belkacem, Gotan Project, Sonic Youth, Antoine Duhamel, Grace Jones, Noir Désir, Archie Shepp, Arno and The Art Ensemble of Chicago.

She is also a novelist, writer, actress, playwright, and poet.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'chanteuses' pdf file, p. 41.


  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc.
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction (Novelist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet