Coup de Boule
” Zinedine Zidane’s infamous World Cup headbutt has inspired a song that, thanks to the internet, has rocketed to the top of the French pop charts.
Just hours after the song’s producers had e-mailed it to friends they got a flood of calls from the music industry and mobile phone companies.
He said Warner made the best offer to distribute the song – an advance of 45,000 euros for the clip, percentages on the sales and a guarantee that La Plage Records would retain authorship. ”
First came the animations, now we have the chart topping song… What next, a blockbuster film?
Here’s what all the fuss is about:
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