Jacques Brel Au Suivant French & English Subtitles

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VNRose3 — April 29, 2010 — Jacques Brel's widely heard complaint against militarism, regimentation, insensitivity and prostitution has long been known to the English speaking world through the 1968 translation of Mort Shuman and Eric Blau called "Next. " It was part of the highly acclaimed review Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and living in Paris and has been covered by Scott Walker, Marc Almond and Alex Harvey.Written in 1964, it is one of Brel's most powerful, dramatic songs. Live performance recorded by Claude Vernick for his 1966 film, "Sa Dernière Tournée--Jacky in Madagascar." Thanks once again to philipchek of YouTube and Paris for refining this translation from his native language.