Dany Bedar - Joel Kroeker video for Déja Vu Reaches Top Spot (#1) on MusiMax
POSTED: JANUARY 24TH, 2007
January 24, 2007 - MONTREAL:
Quebec video service MusiMax
has announced today that “Déjà Vu,”
a French/English duet written and performed by Joel Kroeker
and Dany Bédar
, has reached #1 on its chart.
“What has happened with my career in Quebec has been a fascinating experience,
” says Joel. “I’m getting a lot of E-mail in French now.”
is featured on Joel’s upcoming "Closer To The Flame"
album slated for released by True North Records on Feb. 13. The album is the follow-up to the Vancouver-based singer/songwriter’s critically-acclaimed 2004 True North album “Melodrama.”
Both were recorded with producer Danny Greenspoon.
Bédar discovered Joel when he attended a show in a local bar in Quebec City
on June 24, 2004. Kroeker performing to a Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day. Despite a
sparse audience, Joel performing solo was giving it his all.
Bédar was so impressed he bought “Melodrama”
and played it over and over for
months. This led him to ask his management last year to contact Joel for
possible co-writing. The two met and then collaborated on “Déjà Vu”
featured on Bedar’s album “Acoustique… en studio!.”
In early 2007, Bédar went back into the studio and covered Joel’s “Your
one of the highlights of “Melodrama.”
It will be
released shortly in Quebec.
Click song title to watch video: “Déjà Vu”
To view CTV newscast featuring Joel and Dany click here.