France Gall was preparing the 40 years of Starmania, the illness prevented her from completing the project – Gala

Entertainment 11 January, 2018


The disease has finally won the battle. France Gall died at the age of 70 years on 7th January last. The singer hoped to still celebrate 40 years of Starmania, the musical comedy launched by Michel Berger.

Sunday the 7th of last January, the France learned with sorrow of the death of France Gall, suffering from severe lung infection. The singer has closed his eyes forever at the age of 70 years. A tragic loss for his family, including his son Raphaël Hamburger now an orphan, and his companion Bruck Dawit, but also for his many fans. As the interpreter of the “Doll of wax, doll of sound” wished to embark on new projects : ” The last few months, we talked a lot together to celebrate 40 years of Starmania and give effect to Resist “, said Thierry Suc, producer of the musical created by 2016, in Paris. And this show Starmania was very important to France Gall since it was launched in 1979 by the love of his life, Michel Berger.

The musical, ” Resists “, which has been a resounding success with no less than 350 000 spectators could also experience a suite. It is the wish of the producer and that of France Gall, who according to him was ” up for it “. But no project will see the light of day without the total agreement of the family of the singer : “It is his son Raphaël, who will decide with Luc Plamondon, a co-author of Starmania, and Bruck Dawit, co-author of Résistes’he wants it there or not,” added Thierry Suc in the journal. But for the moment, the relatives of the France Gall remain walled off in silence to do their mourning.

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