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Ginette Reno: the Habs' lucky charm

Singer Ginette Reno has won many awards, but her latest triumph is perhaps the most unexpected. At 68, the grande dame of Quebec music has become the lucky charm of the Montreal Canadiens. Meet her again in this 2004 rebroadcast.

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C'est la vie - "Pur(e)", 21/09/14Sep 21, 2014 | 4:28C'est la vie "Pur(e)", 21/09/14 Audio
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C'est la vie Blending French and English lyrics Sep 21, 2014 | 27:30The post-rap group, Dead Obies, upsets some critics because they blend French and English lyrics. Meet some members of the group and discover their music and philosophy.
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C'est la vie "Facile", 14/09/14 Sep 14, 2014 | 3:33Host Bernard St-Laurent and Word Lady Johanne Blais discuss "facile", which means easy.
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