Sebastien Tellier is an eccentric and simultaneously genious French singer songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. The public noticed him when he released his first album The Incredible Truth(2001) and went in tour with Air. However the real success was succeed in 2005 and with his album "Politics" A particularly popular song from Politics was "La Ritournelle", a string-led tune, which featured Nigerian drummer, Tony Allen of Fela Kuti fame . Furthermore Sebastien took part in Eurovision 2009 with the song Divine. His style general(music and performance) can be characterized frin lo-fi electronica to bizarre cabaret style with dynamic pop melodies.
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