Friday night is bilingual music night

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by Yellow Fang, 14 May 2010.

  1. Yellow Fang

    Yellow Fang Guru

    I don't think this has been done before? Songs sung in two or more languages. 1 point for English, 2 points for French, and 3 for any other language.

    My opener for 3: Denis by Blondie.
  2. dragon72

    dragon72 Veteran

    Mexico City
    Senza una donna
  3. Glow worm

    Glow worm Guru

    Near Newmarket
    Didn't ELO's 'Hold on Tight' have a bit of French in it? Of course I'm far too young to remember properly :smile:

    Also, how about Bill Wyman's 'Ci Ci Je Suis Un Rock Star'?
  4. dragon72

    dragon72 Veteran

    Mexico City
    Seven seconds - Neneh Cherry & Youssou Ndour
  5. slowmotion

    slowmotion Quite dreadful

    lost somewhere
  6. accountantpete

    accountantpete Legendary Member

    Bertrand of Plastic fame - Ca Plan Pour Moi.

    Had a few English lines in it - "I am king of the divan etc"
  7. TVC

    TVC Guest

  8. Flying_Monkey

    Flying_Monkey Toll Collector on the Road to Nowhere

    Abba - Mama Mia, oh yeah, and Fernando (!!)
  9. snakehips

    snakehips Well-Known Member

    Just about anything by Manu Chao contains a melange of European languages.


    song info
    1 Clandestino Spanish (english...
    2 Desaparecido Spanish (english...
    3 Bongo Bong English
    4 Je ne t'aime plus French (english ...
    5 Mentira Spanish (english...
    6 Lagrimas de Oro Spanish (english...
    7 Mama Call English Vocals
    8 Luna Y Sol Spanish (english...
    9 Por el suelo Spanish (english...
    10 Welcome to Tijuana Spanish (english...
    11 Dia Luna, Dia Pena Spanish (english...
    12 Malegria Spanish (english...
    13 La Vie à Deux French (english ...
    14 Minha Galera Portuguese (engl...
    15 La Despedida Spanish (english...
    16 El Viento Spanish (english...


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  10. Fnaar

    Fnaar Smutmaster General

  11. Norm

    Norm Guest

    Lady Marmalade / Moulin Rouge in all it's various versions has English and French.

    Just about anything by Craig David has English and Bollocks.

    King of the Swingers from Disney's Jungle Book has English and Ape, that must score something.
  12. Dayvo

    Dayvo Just passin' through

  13. OP
    Yellow Fang

    Yellow Fang Guru

    I'm going to play my six pointer:

    Willkommen from Cabaret.
  14. Smokin Joe

    Smokin Joe Legendary Member

    Las Palabras de Amour, Queen.
  15. TVC

    TVC Guest

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