Laeticia Hallyday gives her opinion on Jean-Baptiste Guégan, the vocal double of the rocker… And the least we can say is that she is not one of his biggest fans!
Laeticia Hallyday is multiplying projects to pay tribute to the famous rocker, who died in December 2017. The next one, this Tuesday, September 14, 2021, with the inauguration of an esplanade Johnny Hallyday in front of the Accor Arena in Bercy and a work of art: a statue of Harley Davidson, which is already being debated. All followed by a concert, broadcast live on France 2, bringing together a multitude of artists who will perform the greatest hits of the idol of young people. If Jade and Joy’s mother also participates in the posthumous album edition (Act II, was published last Friday), it sometimes has a little more difficulty in appreciating the initiatives coming from other figures than those which constituted the close entourage of the singer.
“I’m not sure Johnny would have liked it“
Asked this weekend in the columns of Parisian, Laeticia Hallyday gave her opinion very frankly on Jean-Baptiste Guégan, the vocal lookalike of Johnny Hallyday revealed a few years ago in France has an unbelievable talent : “I’m not sure Johnny would have liked it. I’m not going to lie to you, it makes me uncomfortable and I won’t go see him in concert …“, assen the one who now shares the life of Jalil Lespert, recognizing all the same the work and the great popularity of the singer / imitator:”But I respect him because he has talent and I’m happy that he fills a gap for the fans“, she admitted.
Relationships always complicated with David and Laura
Laeticia Hallyday, also discusses in this interview her current relations with David Hallyday and Laura Smet. Johnny’s first two children won’t be joining the celebrations this Tuesday: “I wanted them to participate in this tribute. Things have calmed down a bit, but our relationship remains complicated. I held out my hand several times, I would have liked this heritage to stay with the family, for us to talk to each other around a table four years ago, when Johnny left, to be able to talk about my husband’s decisions. But we are not an ordinary family. I tried to renew the dialogue, to appease the resentments, the unspoken. Unfortunately, we continue to speak to each other by lawyer “, she regretted.