FLORENT PAGNY. Singer Florent Pagny has been undergoing treatment for lung cancer for several weeks. On Instagram, he left a message for his fans.
[Mis à jour le 11 mai 2022 à 10h22] “I’m coming to give you some news about mine.” On Instagram, in a new video, singer Florent Pagny approached his fans to reassure them about his state of health. With a shaved head, he explains that after several weeks of treatment, he is nearing the end of chemotherapy. “I have not forced you a Netflix series on my treatment and my story, but now that it’s soon behind me, as I still have chemo, I can tell you I’m feeling really good,” Florent Pagny begins.
“The protocol worked pretty well: from the first two chemos, immunotherapy, my tumor that was as big as a kiwi turned into a hazelnut,” continues the singer, who has “confidence”, hairless skull and chin, who admits to having “A little change of appearance, a little necessarily, it’s the treatment that wants it. But it’s okay, I’m getting used to it and it’s over. ” Enough to nurture the hope of an upcoming return to the scene while the tour scheduled for his 60th birthday has been postponed.
“I only have one chemo left, I can tell you I’m feeling very well,” Florent Pagny also assured in his video, and he also greeted the doctors who gave him the most powerful treatment for his cancer. “I was very well accompanied by my half, my children, and then there were these thousands of messages, testimonies of love, support and good moods,” he also stressed. “If all goes well, we’ll meet again next year to finish what I started: the 61st trip,” he concluded. Florent Pagny will actually be 61 years old when his tour can be resumed.
Florent Pagny had already appeared on the show this weekend The voice on TF1, of which he is one of the emblematic “coaches”. His first since the announcement of his lung cancer. While the season’s episode, which has been aired so far, had been recorded before the start of treatment, “Super Cross Battles,” which aired on May 7, was recorded on February 19, two weeks after Florent Pagny revealed his health problems to its fans.
Florent Pagny’s completely shaved head, a logical continuation of his chemotherapy, could not leave anyone indifferent. Welcome to the set of the show, the star has been lovingly compared to Professor X by Amel Bent or to Master Yoda by Nikos Aliagas. Florent Pagny also humorously evoked his illness, its treatment and its consequences: “There is not even a cut anymore”, he amused himself in front of the cameras on The voice about his new look before giving some news about his health: “These chemo, it loses a little hair, but it’s ok, it does not prevent us from keeping fit and still having a good face”.
Cancer and treatment of the disease will therefore not be right for Florent Pagny’s place in his famous red seat. Prior to the broadcast of Friday’s show, TF1 had stated in a press release that Florent Pagny, like the other three vocal coaches, would also be present for the semifinals of the famous tele crochet, a live broadcast on Saturday 14 May.
Florent Pagny revealed suffering from lung cancer on January 25 on social networks. A “special message” from the artist, who saw during the treatment pushed the singer to put his career on hold. “I will not be able to finish my 60th anniversary tour. I have to cancel all my concerts due to a health issue,” Florent Pagny explained in the video.
Before his visit to The voice by spring, Florent Pagny had already reassured about his state of health. Confident, he assured in January, as soon as the illness was announced, that he would return to the stage as soon as his treatment was complete. To be reassuring, Florent Pagny thus expressed the wish that he and his audience meet next year. : “Take care of yourselves, and when all this is clarified, we will meet again and I will come to finish what I started. It may be the 61-year-old tour.”
According to information from the magazine Here, the star’s health condition would have already improved in early spring. “After two months of intensive treatment, the tumor in Florent Pagny’s lung has already halved,” the media said. “Apparently he is doing quite well. They are very, very close with his wife. It is another obstacle, but in my opinion he will manage to get better very quickly”, assured his friend, the singer Anne Sila. an interview with Purepeople.
From Florent Pagny’s announcement of his lung cancer, on social networks, comments and speculation went well. More specifically about the singer’s presumed addiction, especially to cigarettes. In 2016, on The sofa by Marc-Olivier Fogiel on France 3, Florent Pagny entrusted his consumption of soft drugs.
“It stabilizes me (…) I was hyperactive. I was a very, very fast kid. Worth a hospital stay.” I ended up in the hospital after a drink where I could have stayed. I had a bad feeling one night and I started drinking and I ended up in the hospital with a hole in my stomach. stomach “, he explains, as reported by the TF1 website.
Florent Pagny has been a part of the French music landscape for more than thirty years. Know how to love, And one day a woman, My freedom of thoughtor Where I’m taking you, several of his titles have become classics. In total, he has sold more than 15 million records. Florent Pagny was born on November 6, 1961 in Chalon-sur-Saône, in the Saône et Loire. This is where he grew up with his mother, Odile, secretary, Jean, his father selling vignettes and his three brothers and sisters. Very early on, Florent Pagny developed a passion for music and decided as a mere 16-year-old to leave his family to settle in Paris.
In the capital, he then met the famous showbiz headhunter, Dominique Besnehard. The latter gives him the chance to take his first steps in cinema. He gets roles and plays along The balance by Bob Swaim Fort Saganne by Alain Corneau or in Inspector Labavure by Claude Zidi. In 1987, Florent decided to turn to singing. He writes the song Anything, manifest against drugs. The 45 rpm, produced by Gérard Louvin, was a huge success (1 million copies sold) and stayed in the top 50 for 26 weeks. In 1988 he repeated the feat with his new 45 rpm, let’s breathe. The following year, Florent Pagny achieved a music victory in the “Male Revelation of the Year” category. In 1990 he released his first album, thank you. The singer is rewarded with a gold record with more than 100,000 copies sold.
But the sudden rumor, the money, his relationship with the young singer Vanessa Paradis and his title roller press, led Florent Pagny to increasing media popularity. It will be boycotted for 4 years. In 1992, he released his second album, Very Autobiographical, Realistic. The success is mixed and Florent Pagny faces personal and financial problems. The artist is at the bottom of the wave.
Remain truthful is the third opus by Florent Pagny and places the year 1994 under the sign of rediscovered peace. Jean-Jacques Goldman writes to him are you following me? and If you want to try me, two great successes. A year later Welcome to my homea compilation containing three new issues, including Welcome to my home (1.5 million copies). In 1997, in exile in Patagonia in southern Argentina, the singer released a new album, Know how to love. The signatures are prestigious.
We find, Erick Benzi, Zazie, Art Mengo, Pascal Obispo, Jacques Veneruzo, Jean-Jacques Goldman … Despite the artist’s tax adventure, the disc is a commercial success with 1.4 million copies sold. Florent Pagny is logically rewarded with the victory of the music of the best male artist. Records, tours and changes in appearance follow each other: Break (1999), Chatelet les Halles (2000), 2 (2001), Elsewhere Land (2003), Baritone (2004) and Abracadabra (2006).
Obtained by the tax authorities on January 27, 2005, he was convicted of tax evasion. November 2007 Florent Pagny finally feels ready to play the man he considers a champion, Jacques Brel. He selects eleven songs from the Belgian singer’s repertoire and delivers an opus that has the value of a self-portrait, Pagny sings Brel. During the production we find the guitarist Daran and Yvan Cassar, a talented pianist and arranger. The singer interprets Brel with sobriety accompanied by a philharmonic orchestra. To date, he has given a unique performance at L’Olympia on December 1, 2007 in front of an enthusiastic audience.
In 2010, Florent Pagny released the album Everything and vice versa where he finds Pascal Obispo, with whom he sings in the duet. In 2011, he went on an acoustic tour to celebrate his 50th birthday. Since 2012, he has been the coach of the show The Voice, the most beautiful voice. In 2013 released the single Load-bearing wallsfirst single from the album grow old with you, composed exclusively by Calogero. The album was certified diamond disc in July 2014.
After breaking up with Vanessa Paradis, Florent Pagny met a young 25-year-old Argentine woman, Azucena Camano, during a dinner in 1993. The latter is a model, painter and creator of a brand of organic beauty products. Together the couple have two children: Inca, born March 17, 1996 and Aël, born May 26, 1999. Florent Pagny and Azucena Camano married in 2006. The singer will dedicate her album “Vieillir avec toi” to him. “We are a karmic couple,” Florent Pagny said at 8:30 p.m. Sunday by Laurent Delahousse. “Our destiny was created to meet and accompany each other to get exactly back from where I was, to the bottom of the hole and to surpass myself,” he added.
If Florent Pagny can count on his wife Azucena Camano coming through the ordeal of the disease, the singer also has the support of his two children, Inca and Aël, who now live in the United States. At ages 25 and 22, they now live in Miami and New York, respectively. According to Here, Inca is passionate about street art when Aël studies photography. “She lives in New York. And then she likes photography. She went to photography school. She has a good eye and she’s really good at taking pictures, so she’s having fun developing that gift.” , had entrusted Florent Pagny to the set of Vivement dimanche in November 2021. And to add, about his Inca son: “once he had obtained his pilot certificate, he went to make this painting, and from At that time lots of people suddenly began to call them to come and make more murals. “