This is one of the surprises of the Victoires de la Musique 2020. While Maxime Le Forestier is about to receive a Victory of Honor, he receives a video message from Jean-Jacques Goldman. A welcome return from the Seine Musicale audience. It has been months since the artist spoke to the public.
“Thank you Maxime, thank you for all those songs that accompany our lives. I would also like to greet the super-guitarist, I would also like to greet the iconoclast which went from acoustics to synths, to world music just out of passion. I would also like to salute the songwriter who has toured the world with the songs of another, and your incredible adventure George Brassens “, declares thus Jean-Jacques Goldman to the camera. A message produced with the complicity of Alain Souchon.
Vianney then interpreted San Francisco, joined by an emotional Maxime Le Forestier, who interpreted the last refrain of his emblematic title. The artist received a standing ovation of several minutes from the Seine Musicale, visibly moved.