What you didn’t know about Gainsbourg

What you didnt know about Gainsbourg

On March 2, 1991, one of the most famous artists of French song passed away: Serge Gainsbourg. Today, the man with the cabbage head still arouses as much fascination. Author, composer, performer, poet, pianist, director, writer, actor, filmmaker… Throughout his career, he was a tireless jack-of-all-trades. Women, his addictions, his escapades, his provocations, will have contributed to his legend. Just like his songs, many of which have become essential classics of French song.
The life of Serge Gainsbourg was rich in anecdotes, more or less famous. Here are a few you might not know about…