French singer songwriter Émilie Simon released her first album in 2003 and has had a number of hit albums in native France as well as Belguim and Switzerland.
Émilie came from her music background. Her father was a sound engineer who worked recording jazz shows. She became a music student and has a masters degree in musicology.
Émilie’s debut album Victories de la Musique’ earned her a 2004 award for Best Electronic Album in France. The somewhat different album featured her take on the Iggy & The Stooges song ‘I Wanna Be Your Dog’.
‘Mue’ is the latest album from Émilie Simon. She will perform in Australia for So Frenchy So Chic in January.
Émilie Simon performs Des Larmes at Noise11.com.