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Biography

Sometimes, a name says it all.

Paul Van Haver chose to make music under the moniker Stromae, which is actually French slang for "Maestro". Now, he conducts an international symphony of hip-hop, indie, world music, pop, and electronic dance music speaking to social strife and personal struggles, while urging a universal outcry for hope.

His own background mirrors the ... Read more in Amazon's Stromae Store

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Product details

  • Audio CD (15 Aug. 2013)
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Format: Import
  • Label: B1 Records
  • ASIN: B00E5Q9VDC
  • Other Editions: Audio CD  |  Vinyl  |  MP3 Download
  • Average Customer Review: 4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 2,928 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

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23 of 23 people found the following review helpful By ORourkeChris on 13 Oct. 2013
Format: Audio CD
I think not understanding French really makes me listen to the sounds the lyrics (along with the music, naturally) make in, what I would agree is, the Belgian artist's best album to date. However, from what I've read, Stromae is actually a brilliant lyricist too. I always find it disappointing that we fail to listen to music not in English in the UK with very few notable exceptions (here's looking at you, Psy) because this album is incredible and has proved to be a huge hit across Europe...just not here. I was originally told about thumping Papaoutai by a Russian friend who was astounded that I hadn't heard it before; it's a testament to the closed-mindedness of our music tastes.
I hope that if you've made it far enough to read a review on this album it means you're considering buying it - I suggest you do.
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12 of 12 people found the following review helpful By J. Buggle on 3 Sept. 2013
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I heard the infectious Papaoutai and saw the brilliant video when I was in France and loved both. The album doesn't disappoint. Electronic music with loads of other influences including hip hop, tango, congolese, Cape Verdean, even arabic. This guy truly is a maestro and a visual genius to boot. Intelligent and interesting lyrics. Highly recommended.
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8 of 8 people found the following review helpful By Mrs Pauline Diane Goodwin on 16 Dec. 2013
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This kid writes the most remarkable lyrics, that invoke tears and laughter! And all with a afro/latino beat! Somehow his Belgian rapping manages really well not, to offend my ears!! He is the Belgian Version of our lovely lad 'Dizzy Rascal'!!
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By James Lazenby on 9 Nov. 2013
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Easily the stand out hip hop album of the year, meshing electronic, dance, hip-hop, and rap music. Stromae's second album shows how much he has grown as an artist with less jarring production than his first album. My French has not progressed since high school but you can really sense the intent behind the genre-blending tracks from his stunning vocals, either rapping or singing. From the hip-hop ballad "Formidable" to the driving angst-pop of "Papaoutai" to the moody instrumental "Merci", this album does not lend itself easily to categorisation, but if you like to step outside the realms of top 40 and away from the bravado of American hip-hop you will find a very engaging and accessible artist who pushes the boundaries of rap.
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By virginie segarra on 24 April 2014
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Stromae is a fantastic artist! Great album! Every song is special. I recommended it. I haven't enjoyed listening to a french artist for so long.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Mr S. on 2 May 2014
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Outstanding album! Papaoutai is my fav track! This album made me buy the album "Cheese" too! And I just love French!!! A joy to listen to!
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By GosiaC on 31 Mar. 2014
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I have came accross Stromae few montsh ago through my French lessons and must say this cd is amazing! Hope for some new soon! Gosia
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Alicja on 13 April 2014
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Great music, original. This guy has some cool ideas. Check his videos on youtube. I highly recommend this CD, worth buying.
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