Legendary French singer, songwriter and activist Charles Aznavour has passed away. He died on 1 October 2018, at the age of 94, at his home in Alpilles, France. He is survived by 6 children and his third wife, Ulla Thorsell.
Often called France’s answer to Frank Sinatra, he led a very rich life. Tributes from artists around the world have been pouring in, and his humanitarian work is also being remembered. Perhaps the greatest compliments are the many covers of his songs. If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, Aznavour should be very flattered indeed. [Read more…]