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Jean Vallée

Jean Vallée

Performer, songwriter
The basics
Quick Facts
Intro Performer, songwriter
Countries Belgium
Occupations Singer Television presenter
Gender male
Birth 2 October 1941 (Verviers, Arrondissement of Verviers, Liège, Wallonia)
Death 12 March 2014 (Thimister-Clermont, Liège, Wallonia, Belgium)
The details
Biography

Jean Vallée (born Paul Goeders in Verviers on 2 October 1941 – 12 March 2014, Clermont-sur-Berwinne) was a Belgian song writer and performer. Vallée was made Knight in the Order of the Crown by HM Albert II in 1999.

Career

In 1967 Vallée represented Belgium in the Festival of Rio, where Jacques Brel was a member of the jury. He represented Belgium for the Eurovision Song Contest 1970 with "Viens l'oublier" finishing eighth. He participated a second time in the Eurovision Song Contest 1978 with "L'amour ça fait chanter la vie", ending up second behind the Israeli entry. At the time, it was Belgium's best ever Eurovision finish.

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