From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - View original article
|This article includes a list of references, related reading or external links, but its sources remain unclear because it lacks inline citations. (January 2013)|
Damien Sargue, born 26 June 1981, is a French pop singer known for his performance of Romeo in Gérard Presgurvic's Roméo et Juliette, de la Haine à l'Amour. A French native, he grew up in Caen, Normandy, France with his mother Miriam, his father Pierre, brother Julien, and his sisters Julie and Sarah, until his parents divorced when he was only a year old. When he was little boy he wanted to practice karate but his mom registered him in song lessons in Caen "Ecole des Variétés de Caen"
He started his career as a singer in 1992 in the program "Numéros 1 de Demain" in France and with his first single "emméne-moi". When he was 11 years old he decide that his artistic name was going to be "Damien Danza", in relation to his favorite TV program "Madame est servie" where tony danza was the principal character.
At 16 years old Damien auditioned in the show "Notre Dame De París" for the character of a sculptor but that character was removed of the show, so they offered him to be alternate of Phoebus and Gringoire In 1998 was his first time on stage in "Palais des Congrès de Paris" he had been on stage almost 80 times supplying Patrick Fiori or Bruno Pelletier.
In 2004 he provided the French dub for Raoul in "Le fantôme de l'opéra" ("The Phantom of the Opera").
In 2004 (15 juin) his first album as a solo called "Merci" was released.
In 2006 he played the role of Romeo again in the Asia tour of "Romeo et Juliette" that launched in Korea.
In 2007 he created his first album in Asia.
In 2008 Damien had his first concert as a solo in Seoul, Korea (in 23 May).
In 2010 Damien played the role of Romeo in the new version of the musical "Romeo et Juliette" in París (Romeo et Juliette, Les enfants de Verone)
/damiensargue.artistes.universalmusic.fr/ Official Site]