Real Name: Carole Laure
Was Born: August 5, 1948. Shawinigan, Canada
Bio: Throughout most of her career,
she primarily collaborated with Anglophone singer, songwriter, producer, and
director Lewis Furey, whom she met in 1977 and who later became her husband.
She debuted as a singer on the album Alibis in 1978. In 1989, she devoted an
acoustic-oriented bilingual album, Western Shadows, to country and western standards.
The album featured cover versions of Tammy Wynette's "Stand By Your Man", Phil
Spector's "To Know Him is to Love Him", Roseanne Cash's "Seven Year Ache", and
Leonard Cohen's "Coming Back to You". The video for "Danse avant de tomber"
(a cover of Boris Bergman's French adaptation of Doc Pomus' "Save the Last Dance
For Me") featured dancer Louise Lecavalier of the internationally famous Quebec
contemporary dance troupe La La La Human Steps...