CHANSON DE JACKY, La

Latest update on 16/07/2009

Artist: Jacques Brel
Author: Jacques Brel
Label: Barclay
Year: 1965

"...Même si un jour a Knokke-Le Zoute..." Brel spent many a holiday at the Belgian coast as a child, where his old aunts Vanneste squeezed his cheeks and called him Jacky. He attended an Opportunity Knocks-competition in the local Casino in '53 but ended second last.

Covers:

1967:

Scott Walker [as Jackie]

1971:

Willem Nijholt [idem; Dutch translation]

1990:

Marc Almond [idem]

1994:

Wim Ravell [as Op Al Mijn Reizen]

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