Serge Gainsbourg

Serge Gainsbourg

French singer, songwriter, pianist, film composer, poet, painter, screenwriter, writer, actor and director
The major figure in post-war French pop, known for his lush productions, rich baritone voice, and provocative material.
BornApril 2, 1928
HometownParis, France
Height5'10" (1.79m)
SpouseBéatrice Pancrazzi (m 1964 - 1966) , Elisabeth "Lize" Levitsky (m 1951 - 1957)
PartnerCaroline Paulus , Jane Birkin
ChildrenCharlotte Gainsbourg
ParentsOlia Ginsburg , Joseph Ginsburg
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The cult of Gainsbourg to be consecrated with museum at his Paris home

Thirty years after his death, Serge Gainsbourg remains an icon in France. There are now plans to mark that anniversary with a dedicated museum at the singer-songwriter's apartment in the Saint-Germain neighbourhood. His former Parisian home is already a place of pilgrimage for the many fans of the artist.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Charlotte Forever
Charlotte Forever
1h 35min
1986
French Intrigue
French Intrigue
R
1h 36min
1976
The Pleasure Pit
The Pleasure Pit
R
1h 32min
1972
Slogan
Slogan
GP
1h 30min
1970
Brigitte Bardot
Brigitte Bardot
1968
L'inconnu de Shandigor
L'inconnu de Shandigor
1h 30min
1968
Samson
Samson
1h 57min
1961

Albums

Love Songs
Love Songs
2022
Reggae
Reggae
2021
Bâille bâille Samantha [Live au Zénith,1989]
Bâille bâille Samantha [Live au Zénith,1989]
2021
Album de Sa Vie
Album de Sa Vie
2021
Songs Sex & Serge
Songs Sex & Serge
2021
En Studio avec Serge Gainsbourg
En Studio avec Serge Gainsbourg
2019
Homme a tete de chou
Homme a tete de chou
2019
Machins Choses
Machins Choses
2019
Harcourt Collection
Harcourt Collection
2018
90 Séquences
90 Séquences
2018
Intoxicated Man [Le Chant Du Monde]
Intoxicated Man [Le Chant Du Monde]
2017
Chemins de Katmandou
Chemins de Katmandou
2017
Indifferente
Indifferente
2017
Best Of
Best Of
2017
Du Chant a La Une!, Vols. 1 & 2
Du Chant a La Une!, Vols. 1 & 2
2017
Serge Gainsbourg Collection: 1958-1962
Serge Gainsbourg Collection: 1958-1962
2016
London Paris 1963-1971
London Paris 1963-1971
2016
Best of Gainsbourg & Co.
Best of Gainsbourg & Co.
2016
Intégrale: The Complete Studio Recordings
Intégrale: The Complete Studio Recordings
2015
Live at Casino de Paris
Live at Casino de Paris
2015
Casino de Paris 1985
Casino de Paris 1985
2015
Serge Gainsbourg et Le Cinema
Serge Gainsbourg et Le Cinema
2015
Gainsbourg in Dub
Gainsbourg in Dub
2015
Gainsbourg & The Revolutionaries
Gainsbourg & The Revolutionaries
2015
His First Four Albums
His First Four Albums
2015
40 Classic Chansons Françaises
40 Classic Chansons Françaises
2014
Poinconneur des Lilas
Poinconneur des Lilas
2014

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