Gilles Vigneault

Vocals, Musical Artist

1928 –

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Who is Gilles Vigneault?

Gilles Vigneault, GOQ is a Canadian poet, publisher and singer-songwriter, and well-known Quebec nationalist and sovereigntist.

A poet deeply rooted in his native Quebec, Vigneault has become an icon at home and Quebec ambassador abroad. He is one of the principal figures of the generation of chansonniers who helped the Quebec chanson find its own identity, even while helping it find a universal dimension.

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Born
Oct 27, 1928
Natashquan, Quebec
Also known as
  • Gilles Vignault
  • Vigneault, Gilles
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Nationality
  • Canada
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Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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