Francis Cabrel visited La Badiane for meeting his French friends

Coming back Vietnam for his 2009 charity tour, Francis dropped by La Badiane, a cozy place in a strange yet familiar country. At La Badiane, he had a reunion with his French friends who shared the same love for Vietnam.


If you are interested in contemporary French culture, you may be impressed by the name Francis Cabrel, a notable French singer. He used to visit Vietnam several times on his charity tours and felt affection for the country and people. Francis even adopted a little Dao- ethnic girl when he visited Bac Can orphanage.

Rising to fame in 1978 when he won the audience favorite award in Festival de Spa in Belgium, Francis Cabrel with his guitar has won the heart of the audiences in Europe and other regions in the world. They love Fransis not only because of his warm voice but also the messages of love, dream and humanity values from his music as well.

Fancis Cabrel has won various awards : Best singing performance (1990), Best album (1990), Artist of the year (1990), Felix awards for foreign singer, Oscar for French song awarded by National Association of Authors and Song Composers (1979)