N'Oubliez Jamais

Album: Across From Midnight (1997)
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Songfacts®:

  • Jim Cregan and Russ Kunkel wrote this song. Cregan also wrote Rod Stewart's hit "Forever Young" and "Rock A Doodle Doo" for Linda Lewis. Kunkel is a popular session drummer who is also a producer/songwriter.
  • The video features French diva Catherine Deneuve. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Linda - Oudenaarde, Belgium
  • The title of this song translates to "Never Forget."

Comments: 4

  • Douglas Terry from Little Rockfrom the heart. there is more to gray hair than old bones.
  • Chicote from Somewhere, TxThis song speaks to everybody young and old. The fading youth of parents. The wasted youth on the young.
    Chicote
  • Christian from Montreal, CanadaEnglish translation of the title is; NEVER FORGET.
  • Bieke from Diksmuide, Belgiumdas u vree schoon liedje!!!
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