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The following 12 songs capture her irrepressible spirit. All rights reserved. PopMatters is wholly independent, women-owned and operated. Powered by RebelMouse. Reviews Portrait of Petula Clark. A television special, this features 16 songs, various international locations and several guest stars, but will primarily be of interest to those who are already fans. Portrait of Petula Clark Andy Williams petula clark. Brian Wilson. However, from the late s through the s, Petula simultaneously enjoyed major successes with records in multiple languages.
Although her hits were primarily English and French, Petula was prolific with German and Italian sung releases too. With record producer Alan Freeman, he established Polygon Records in , for which Petula was placed under contract. The label was later merged with Nixa and subsequently folded into the Pye imprint, for which Petula would record in the U. During this time she continued a multitude of radio, stage, television and film activities as well. The youthful image seemed inescapable to Petula, who longed to be fully accepted as an adult performer and to pursue a more sophisticated direction in her career.
Fortunately, the solution was merely a continent away. Following a warm and enthusiastic reception, she was encouraged to record her own songs in French and she accepted a contract with Vogue Records for label representation in France. Petula was embarking on an exciting and challenging new phase of her career in a country largely distanced from her past -- a country which would allow her to mature professionally. Petula connected immediately with Gallic audiences, with record buyers enabling her to generate a greater number of hits in France and later French-speaking Canada during this period than back home in England.
Petula married Frenchman and Vogue executive Claude Wolff in , and at one point even considered abandoning her English career entirely to concentrate on her enormous success in France.
The international smash Downtown -- which would make Petula a major star in the United States -- happily convinced her otherwise. Again, Petula was instantly embraced. The breakthrough for Petula in Germany was Monsieur , a number one novelty tune which signaled the playful, light formula to be taken with many of her early German tracks. The song earned Petula a gold record award with sales of a million copies and was cited as the largest selling single up to that time by a foreign artist.
Petula recalls her experiences in the recording studio: "When I was asked to record in different languages I asked for them to keep it very simple for me. I would arrive in the studio and everything would be done except for me. Electronic Folk International.
Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love.
Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Fermer menu. Pour en savoir plus sur Petula Clark. Voir d'autres produits de Petula Clark. Ajouter au panier. Petula Clark: Anthologie Vol.if you were growing up as teen' in the 60's particulary in UK I do advise you this 3 sets of sony "NOW THAT'S WHAT I CALL 60'S". 74 songs minutes of "the cream of the c.