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Stage Presence: Stories Interview and Edith Piaf

stage presence: He sang to sold-out concert halls into his 90s and said he wrote every single day, according to Vancouver Courier. I throw most of it away. Known as France's Frank Sinatra, the dapper crooner and actor, who got his start as a songwriter and protege of Edith Piaf, died Monday at 94.article continues below Trending Stories Interview sheds light on Ian Campbell's exit from Vancouver mayor race Where do our plastics go And how do we get rid of them Vancouver High on Life vloggers die in Shannon Falls tragedy Lobby group calls on province to adopt rideshare immediately His versatile tenor, lush lyrics and kinetic stage presence endeared himself to fans the world over, but nowhere more so than in France. You write first, judge later, he said in a 2015 interview before the release of the album Encores. Like her, his fame ultimately reached well outside France, including being awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2017. Often compared to Sinatra, Aznavour started his career as a songwriter for Piaf, but it was she who took him under her wing, encouraging him to sing his own material. ( As reported in the news.