Zaz performs during globalFEST at New York City's Webster Hall on Jan. 8.

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Zaz 2012

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By Anastasia Tsioulcas

The French singer Zaz has a voice as warm and rich as the wines in the Bordeaux region, where she first began performing. She wears her musical heart right on her sleeve: Her songs bear the deep imprints of her musical passions, from jazz manouche — hot, French-style "gypsy" jazz — to lighthearted Latin rhythms. In person, she's a performer full of insouciant charm.

Set List
  • "Les Passants"
  • "Je Saute Partout"
  • "Je Veux"
  • "Aux Detenteurs"
  • "Dans Ma Rue"
  • "Ces Petits Riens"
  • "La Fee"
  • "Le Chat"
  • "Ni Oui Ni Non"
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