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Rufus Wainwright will perform in Paris.American-Canadian singer-songwriter and composer Rufus Wainwright is heading to the French capital this May.

The talented performer, who is renowned for his wide ranging vocals and unique melodies, will be hitting La Cigale inParison Wednesday 2 May, in support of the impending release of his upcoming album ‘Out Of The Game’.

Wainwright marked his arrival on the international music scene in 1998 with his self-titled debut album, which received critical acclaim upon release and was nominated for several awards, although it did not fair too well commercially.

He is perhaps best known for his fifth studio album ‘Release The Stars’, which was released to critical acclaim, reaching number 2 on the UK Albums Chart and featured other musically inclined members of his family such as sister Martha Wainwright and his late mother Kate McGarrigle.

Be sure to catch him live should you be staying in one of the fantastic Paris hotels this spring, the perfect base for a fabulous European city break.

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