Vanessa Paradis Biography
In 1992, when Vanessa was 19 she worked, with her then boyfriend, rock artist Lenny Kravitz. She started working on her new album which was produced and was written by Kravitz. Their collaboration created the album Vanessa Paradis. It reached the top of the French chart and made it to UK charts top 100. The single from the album, Be My Baby, made it to # 5 in France and # 6 in the UK hit list.
After the success of her album she appeared in several films in 1995. She was seen in La Fille sur le pont opposite Daniel Auteuil and in 2004 she was seen in Mon Ange. In 1991, she became the commercial model of Channel for Coco. And again in 2004 she became Channels ad model for its line of bags named Ligne Cambon. At present she is Channels ad model for its handbag The New Mademoisell. She has also just recently released her new album Divinidylle and will appear in the films Le Soldat Rose and La Clef.
Her other studio albums include Variations Sur Le Même T'aime, released in 1990 and reached Frances # 6 in the charts and Bliss, released in 2000 and reached Frances # 1 in the charts. Her live albums included Live Vanessa Paradism released in 1994 and reached # 7 in France charts and Au Zenith, released in 2001 and reached the # 19 in France charts.
In France, her hit singles are "Joe Le Taxi, Manolo Manolete, Marilyn & John, Maxou, Coupe Coupe, Tandem, Dis Lui Toi Que Je T'aime, Be My Baby, Sunday Mondays, Commando and Divine Idylle.