Dalida (Egyptian Arabic: داليدا), was an
Egyptian-Italian then French singer and actress. She performed and recorded
in ten languages, including French, Italian, Greek, Spanish, German, English,
Japanese, Hebrew, Dutch and Egyptian Arabic songs mainly for her homeland.
She spent most of her career in France and acquired French citizenship in
1961 upon marriage, while maintaining her original dual Egyptian-Italian. She
won Miss Egypt beauty contest in 1954 Twice honoured with the Oscar mondial
du succès du disque (the "World Oscar of Recording Success"), she
is the only European singer to have won this award more than once. Her
30-year career began in 1956 and ended with her last album in 1986, half a
year before her death, while continuing to hold concerts until her last days.
Her suicide led to an iconic image as a tragic diva and renowned singer. She
received more than 90 gold records and was the first singer to receive
platinum and diamond discs.She has sold around 170 million albums and singles
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Michaele, S. Endrigo, S. Lama, A. Dona, L.
Albertelli, G. Ferrio, L. & P. Sebatian, P. Sevran, S. Lebrail, P.
Auriat, L. Matalon, J. Musy, J. Rech, P. Cour, A. Popp, Cassella & Cheli