Philippe Cataldo

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Philippe Cataldo
Birth name Philippe Cataldo
Born (1954-08-24) August 24, 1954 (age 63)
Origin France
Genres Pop
Occupation(s) Singer, composer
Years active 1983–1989
Labels Polydor

Philippe Cataldo (born August 24, 1954 in Bône in Algeria) is a French singer and composer. He is best known for his 1986 hit single "Les Divas du dancing", which deals with the suave swingers of tropical nights and which reached number 8 in the French charts that year.[1] Cataldo himself composed the music for the song, but the lyrics were by musician and translator Jean Schultheis.

Cataldo returned to the stage briefly for a concert tour called RFM Party 80, which celebrated the hits and artists of the eighties.


  • 1983: "J'aurai l'air de quoi"
  • 1984: "Laisse-là"
  • 1986: "Les Divas du dancing" - #8 in France, Silver disc
  • 1989: "Ne t'en fais pas"


  1. "Les Divas du dancing", French Singles Chart (Retrieved October 13, 2008)

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