Di Doo Dah
Di Doo Dah is the first true solo album from British born actress, model, singer, mother, and French national treasure, JANE BIRKIN. Emerging as a creative and beatific force in London's Swinging '60s, she met Parisian provocateur SERGE GAINSBOURG in 1968 on the film set of Slogan and birthed one of the most fantastic creative collaborations the world has ever known. After the 1969 duet album Je T'Aime... Moi Non Plus and the landmark L'Histoire De Melody Nelson, Jane was ready for her own namesake debut. Di Doo Dah sees Birkin, Gainsbourg, and co-conspirator JEAN-CLAUDE VANNIER (L'Enfant Assassin Des Mouches) meld Jane's fragile vocals with jazz, rock, and lush orchestral textures: a perfect album for living and loving. Light In The Attic's definitive version of Di Doo Dah is available for the first time in North America on both CD (featuring two bonus tracks) and 180-gram vinyl, with original artwork, unseen photographs, and extensive liner notes by renowned music journalist ANDY BETA. With full cooperation and insight from Birkin herself-not to mention French lyrics and English translations-this reissue truly allows listeners to delve into the album's witty and frank world of sex, sin, voyeurism, motorcycles, Brighton, and banana boats.