Sylvie Vartan proven by the disappearance of Johnny Hallyday, his love of youth : in spite of their breakup they had never really ceased to love – Gala

Entertainment 11 December, 2017


Sylvie Vartan and Johnny Hallyday were one of the couples in the most mythical and the most media-years catcalled. Together they have a son David, the only boy of the rocker. They lived a passionate love but impossible. Despite their split, the two singers have never really stopped loving each other. Today, Sylvie Vartan is weeping for her love of her youth after the death of Johnny Hallyday at the age of 74.

Fifteen years of love, break up, reconciliation and heartbreaks. Sylvie Vartan and Johnny Hallyday meet in 1961, when they were respectively 17 and 18 years old. Their relationship will be first professional, since in 1962 Johnny Hallyday request to Sylvie Vartan to do the first part of his tour. But very soon a romance was born between the two singers. Johnny Hallyday and Sylvie Vartan were married on April 12, 1965in Loconville, in the Oise. A ceremony had to be secret and intimate, but that will be invaded by journalists and fans.

If after fifteen eventful years for this couple ultra-mediatized, which will give birth to David in 1966. Cornered by his tours and his recordings, Johnny Hallyday will be a father little present from his family in the early years of his son, an absence that would mark him permanently. Johnny and Sylvie try repeatedly to save their history and to reconstruct, in particular, in 1975, where they decide to settle together in the United States. But these efforts are not enough and the couple divorced in 1980.

Despite their break-up, as throughout their tumultuous relationship, Johnny Hallyday and Sylvie Vartan continued their musical collaboration and continue to sing in duet. Sylvie Vartan will be notably to the sides of the rocker, in 2009 at the Stade de France. The two singers will remain very close, Johnny up to present Nathalie Baye at the beginning of their relationship in order to obtain the blessing of Sylvie Vartan. Moreover, it was one of the first to react to the disappearance of the singer, making his deep pain : “I lost the love of my youth and nothing can ever replace it,” she confided.

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