His disappearance created great emotion. Charles Aznavour passed away on October 1, 2018 at the age of 94. According to an autopsy, the singer of Armenian origin died as a result of “acute pulmonary edema responsible for cardio-respiratory failure which turned out to be beyond all therapeutic resources”.
During his life, Charles Aznavour married three times. He was also a father of five children. Seda Aznavour, born in 1946, is the daughter of Micheline Rugel. Patrick Bordais, who died at the age of 25 from an overdose, was born of an extramarital affair with a dancer called Arlette. With the Swedish Ulla Thorsell, Charles Aznavour had two daughters and a son: Katia, Misha and Nicolas.
“Looks like an angel”
More than three years after the death of Charles Aznavour, tributes are still numerous. This Friday, October 8, 2021, Dany Brillant unveils a new album of covers of songs by Charles Aznavour. For this opus, Dany Brillant recorded surprising duets with celebrities from different backgrounds. Laurent Gerra, Franck Dubosc and Antoine Duléry participated in the project in memory of Charles Aznavour. “I knew more or less who would go best on which track. Everyone said yes”, assures Dany Brillant in “Gala” before adding: “They all like the song! Then you know, the songs of Charles are very theatrical, so they didn’t need a lot of takes to make it perfect! “
Even Katia Aznavour, the daughter of the late singer, took part in the album. “It’s a nice gift she gives me, because since the disappearance of her father, she does not want to do anything, and is still in shock. And I understand her. For me, she made an exception, and has It was very moving to sing with Charles’ daughter and there was great emotion. And her voice, it looks like an angel “, says Dany Brillant who considered Charles Aznavour” a bit like a father “.
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