Forbes says. She can’t become invisible or turn peasants to stone, but the wife of former French president Nicolas Sarkozy is a charming and chic chanteuse in her own right. Her 2017 album, French Touch, is a bunch of covers such as “Enjoy the Silence” by Depeche Mode, “Miss You” by The Rolling Stones, “The Winner Takes It All” by ABBA and, for some strange reason, AC/DC’s “Highway to Hell.” She has a breathy, whispery and sometimes forlorn aspect to her voice — which means that the aforementioned songs likely take on a very different cast with her interpretations; that means the acoustics in the Orpheum are going to get the glorious glowing workout for which they were originally designed.
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