Rosy Armen

Real Name:
Rosy Bedrossian
Profile:
French singer of Armenian descent
✰ May 1, 1939, Paris, France, as Rosy Hohannessian from Azerbaijanian father and Turkish mother
Her parents immigrated to France in the 1920's
Despite her parents disapproval of a career in singing, she continued with her passion under the stage name Rosy Armen
In 1960's became famous in France, Europe, the Soviet Union, United States and the Middle East
In 1967 Rosy had stunning success in the USSR, so as a result the singer gave 48 concerts instead instead of 12 concerts planned concerts. As a result of her success, russian label Мелодия recorded and released one of her concerts on LP Рози Армен* - Поет Рози Армен (Франция), wich was reissued a few times.
At the height of her career, French television covered her concerts abroad. In France, she gave concerts in best music theaters including l Olympia in Paris, Carnegie Hall in New York, at the Los Angeles Music Center, at Place des Arts theater in Montreal, and Luzhniki Palace of Sports in Moscow.
After the 1988 earthquake in Armenia, Charles Aznavour invited her to record alongside him and other singers the song "Pour Toi, Arménie", a song that remained in 1st place for 10 weeks in a row in the French Top 50.
In 1990, she did a tour in Armenia in order to help the people recovering from the earthquake and to show France's support to Armenians.
In April 2014, she received the "Armenian Music Award" as the honor of the Armenian music in the Kremlin in Moscow from the President of Armenians in Moscow, Ara Abramyan.
In December 2014, during a new ceremony, Rosy Armen received further recognition with "International Music Award" at the Moscow Kremlin, for singing in the countries of the world in different languages including Armenian.
During MIDEM 2015 in Cannes, Armenia was honored to mark the centennial of the Genocide April 24, 1915, received the Legion of Honor from the hands of the President of Armenia, Serzh Sargsyan.
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Rosy Armen Discography Tracks

Albums

MDINT. 9445, MDINT 9445 Rosy Armen - Rosy Armen album art Rosy Armen Rosy Armen(LP, Album, Mono) Mode Disques, Mode Disques MDINT. 9445, MDINT 9445 France 1962 Sell This Version
FL.366 Rosy Armen - Rosy Armen album art Rosy Armen Rosy Armen(LP, Album, Mono) Columbia FL.366 Canada 1967 Sell This Version
Rosy Armen - Поет Рози Армен album art Rosy Armen Поет Рози Армен (Comp) Мелодия USSR 1968 Sell This Version
CP 9057 Rosy Armen - Gwendolyne album art Rosy Armen Gwendolyne(LP) Columbia CP 9057 Spain 1970 Sell This Version
Rosy Armen - Rosy Armen album art Rosy Armen Rosy Armen (Album) Iberia Spain 1974 Sell This Version
A.K. 232 Rosy Armen - Blboul album art Rosy Armen Blboul(LP, Album) Arka Records A.K. 232 US 1982 Sell This Version
POP-7506 Rosy Armen - El Pecador  album art Rosy Armen El Pecador (LP, Album) Disques Pop POP-7506 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
JP 89151 Rosy Armen - Hier Et Demain album art Rosy Armen Hier Et Demain(Cass, Album) Sacem JP 89151 Europe Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

V.45-888 Rosy Armen - Tirelirelire album art Rosy Armen Tirelirelire(7", Single) Vogue Productions V.45-888 France 1961 Sell This Version
Rosy Armen - El Pecador album art Rosy Armen El Pecador (Single) Disques Vogue Europe 1962 Sell This Version
OR-735 Rosy Armen - Quand Le Soleil Etait La album art Rosy Armen Quand Le Soleil Etait La(7", Mono) Vogue Productions OR-735 Canada 1962 Sell This Version
EPL. 8053 Rosy Armen - Tu Croiras - Preghero (Stand By Me) album art Rosy Armen Tu Croiras - Preghero (Stand By Me)(7", Mono) Disques Vogue EPL. 8053 France 1962 Sell This Version
EPL. 8022 Rosy Armen - Cuando Calienta El Sol album art Rosy Armen Cuando Calienta El Sol(7", EP, Mono) Disques Vogue EPL. 8022 France 1962 Sell This Version
V.45-1025 Rosy Armen - Kelly album art Rosy Armen Kelly(7", Single) Disques Vogue V.45-1025 France 1962 Sell This Version
EPL. 7903, EPL. 7.903 Rosy Armen - Moi Qui T'Aimais album art Rosy Armen Moi Qui T'Aimais(7", Mono) Disques Vogue, Disques Vogue EPL. 7903, EPL. 7.903 France 1962 Sell This Version
V. 45-965 Rosy Armen - Mon Amour Twiste album art Rosy Armen Mon Amour Twiste(7", Single) Vogue Productions V. 45-965 France 1962 Sell This Version
V. 45-1024 Rosy Armen - Cuando Calienta El Sol album art Rosy Armen Acc. Par Jean-Claude Pelletier Et Son Orchestre Rosy Armen Acc. Par Jean-Claude Pelletier Et Son Orchestre - Cuando Calienta El Sol(7", Single) Disques Vogue V. 45-1024 France 1962 Sell This Version
EPL. 8 145, EPL.8145 Rosy Armen - La Dernière Étoile album art Rosy Armen La Dernière Étoile(7", EP) Disques Vogue, Disques Vogue EPL. 8 145, EPL.8145 France 1963 Sell This Version
Rosy Armen - Ne Cherche Pas album art Rosy Armen Ne Cherche Pas (EP) CBS France 1964 Sell This Version
Rosy Armen - La Premiere Fois - Version Française De “La Felicidad” album art Rosy Armen La Premiere Fois - Version Française De “La Felicidad” CBS France 1964 Sell This Version
211 268 Rosy Armen - Yes Mi Siroun album art Rosy Armen Yes Mi Siroun(7", EP, Mono) Bel Air 211 268 France 1964 Sell This Version
HV 2007 Rosy Armen El Pecador(7", Single, Mono) Disques Vogue HV 2007 Netherlands 1964 Sell This Version
EP 5674 Rosy Armen - La Grande Russie album art Rosy Armen La Grande Russie(7", EP, Mono) CBS EP 5674 France 1965 Sell This Version
EX - 4104 Rosy Armen - Yerevan album art Rosy Armen Yerevan(7", Mono) Top 4 EX - 4104 Iran 1965 Sell This Version
2221 Rosy Armen - Nur Einen Sommer Lang album art Rosy Armen Nur Einen Sommer Lang(7", Single) CBS 2221 Germany 1966 Sell This Version