Patrick Fiori

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Patrick Fiori

Patrick Fiori made his first steps in music at the age of 12 in the musical « La Légende des Santonniers ». At 16, supported by his family, he records his first single “Stephanie.” He starts to be well-known thanks to repeated invitations in the TV-show « Les Habits du dimanche ». In 1987, he got to the opening slot of several concerts: Gilbert Montagné, Michèle Torr and Barry White. In 1992, among other contests, he wins the famous Francophonies and the 1st price of the French song contest in Fenouillèdes.
In 1993 he is asked to represent France at the Eurovision Song Contest in Ireland with the song “Mama Corsica”. He obtains a 4th place on 25 represented countries.
The next year, he releases his first album « Puisque c’est l’heure », followed by « Le cœur à l’envers » self-produced in 1995.
In 1997, he participates in the casting for the musical « Notre Dame de Paris ». Convinced by his performance with the song « Déchiré », Luc Plamondon gives him the role of Captain Phoebus. The song « Belle » obtains the « Song of the Year » award at the Music Victories in 1999. The same year, the musical « Notre Dame de Paris », that revealed Patrick Fiori on a large scale, is elected « Best show of the year ».
Meanwhile in 1998, he signs a contract with Sony Music and needs to manage the release of his third album « Prends-moi ».
In 2000, he decides to leave the casting of « Notre Dame de Paris » and to dedicate himself to his fourth album « Chrysalide ». One of its songs « Que tu reviennes » is composed for him by Calogero.
In 2002, the fifth album « Patrick Fiori » is released. For the first time, He works with Jean-Jacques Goldman, who signs four songs and in particular « Je sais où aller ».
His new album « Si on chantait plus fort » is released in 2005.
In the context of his next album « Les choses de la vie » in November 2008, he participates a couple on moths before, to the first French Film Festival in Angoulême. A new tour in March 2009 brought him to Moscow for a concert at the Kremlin Theatre.
In September 2010, his new album « L’Instinct masculin » is released. This album includes a duet with Johnny Hallyday « Je viendrai te chercher », the story of two brothers separated by life; Patrick Fiori composed the music and Jean-Jacques Goldman wrote the lyrics . With more than 150 000 sold copies, the album becomes a Platinium record.
In December 2011, Patrick participates in the three concerts The most beautiful songs of ” Notre-Dame de Paris ” in Paris-Bercy, with the original casting, a symphonic orchestra and chorus-singers. On February 14, as Valentine gift, Patrick Fiori releases a new single named « Elles » (written and composed by Jean-Jacques Goldman), from the new album « Choisir ».


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