In this first edition of the new section, we would like to introduce you the French musicians that everyone needs to listen.
Our French singer Hyleen, is also a talented guitarist and songwriter, with an incredible and powerful voice. Her career started around 2014, when she released her debut album “U & I“. Hyleen’s music is mostly based on jazz, funk, pop and neo-soul styles.
Tiwayo is a guitarist, singer and songwriter, with a very bohemian, creative and spiritual style. He released his first EP in 2015, “Tiwayo”, which includes the single “Wild”. Into the music of the artist we can distinct genres like reggae, hip-hop and rock & soul.
Delgrès is a French trio conformed by Baptiste Brondy (drums), Rafgee (tuba sousaphone) and Pascal Danae (vocals, guitar). “Mo Jodi” is the name of their debut album, that was released in 2018. This group is more inclined to blues, but also mixes rock, folk, world, R&B, jazz and an extense variety of other music genres.
4. Victor Solf
Victor Solf is a French singer and songwriter, co-founder of the group Her, created in 2015. Currently, he started his solo career by releasing his first EP “Aftermath“, on January, 2020. At his EP we can find touches of soul and gospel, as well as indie rock and alternative rock.
This project started in 2017, and is a duet conformed by Rachel Ombredane in the flute/voice, and Stéphane Avellaneda on the drums. Their first EP “Stranger” was released in 2019, it has sounds of electro-pop and jazz, mixed with the exotic voice of Rachel, who sings in English with a very punctual French accent.
Tibz is a French singer, composer and author who started his musical career in 2015. Dedicated to the French music style, he released his debut album in 2017, “Nation“, which includes 12 tracks. He was nominated for the NRJ Music Awards as the francophone revelation of 2017.
7. Nina Attal
This singer, guitarist and songwriter from Paris, started her musical career in 2009. Nina’s debut album was released in 2011, named “Yellow 6/17“. She likes to combine funk, rock, pop, hip hop and rhythm’n’blues with her music, adding its very own and proper sound.
This musical agrupation was created in 2015 by Damien Schmitt, who is also the drummer and singer, and composed by Michel Alibo, Yann Negrit, Michael Lecoq, Fred Dupont and Sthephane Edouard. They recorded in 2016 the album “From Paris with love“, which is inspired on Paris. The band combines multicultural sounds as funk, hip-hop, afro/funk, metal, French jazz and pop, to mention a few.
9. Florent Mothe
Florent Mothe is a French singer, musician and actor, multi-instrumentalist, that plays flute, guitar, bass, piano and synthesizer. Before starting his solo career in 2007, he was part of two different bands. “Rock In Chair“, released in 2013, was his debut solo album. His music genres are heavy metal, pop, pop, rock and jazz.
10. Electro Deluxe
Electro Deluxe started as a nu-jazz group, that was discovered in 2001 in France. Conformed by 5 gifted musicians, they released their debut album “Stardown” in 2005, collaborating with 14 different artists. This group mixes sounds of jazz, pop, electro, soul and French style, with its own original music style.