Headliner of the sixth edition of the “Saisons d’Elles” festival, which took place under a marquee at Les Pradettes this weekend, Lio won over the public.
She arrived on stage in a white jacket, black lamé pants and red boots, in the company of Sonia Ruiz, responsible for the sixth edition of the “Saisons d’elles” festival. Lio, essential singer of the 80s, does not need to say it: yes she likes to chat with her audience: “Look, I have half black and half white hair to talk to all women”, launches the one who, during decades, cultivated ambiguity and eroticism by never mince words. She also warns: it will be a mini-concert, only seven songs “but I promise I’ll be back”. Saturday evening, his unwavering energy boosted in a few minutes a sacred vitality to a room eager to discover. The public did not hesitate to express their affection for this artist committed in particular to the cause of women.
Lio still in combat
His cult songs of the 80s, “Banana Split”, “The brunettes count not for plums” or, more nostalgically, “Lonely lovers”, were taken with passion, including by the youngest, transforming this improvised room into a music track. dance. “Jubilant songs, to give the banana”, she likes to say, not neglecting in passing her cult of friendship for her friends, Muriel Moreno of the group Niagara or Carolie Loeb, performer of success “It is cotton wool “. The one who confides that the 80s synonymous with freedom were also those of AIDS, ended her concert under the air of “Bella ciao”, created by Italian supporters. Lio still in combat.