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On part maintenant à la découverte d'un chanteur de zouk caribéen hors du commun.
Let's now discover an unusual Caribbean zouk singer.
Il s'appelle Trice et sort un single dédie aux couleurs tropicales.
His name is Trice and he released a single dedicated to tropical colors.
Mais c'est avant tout le mélange des styles que cet artiste auto-produit affectionne tout particulièrement.
But it is above all the mixture of styles that this self-produced artist is particularly fond of.
Son portrait par Renaud Lefort.
His portrait by Renaud Lefort.
Trice c'est d'abord un état d'esprit.
Trice is first of all a state of mind.
"La vie c'est comme un combat.
"Life is like a fight.
Entraîne-toi toujours avant d'arriver à tes buts".
Always train before you reach your goals".
Objectif ce soir : enflammer l'élection de Mister Haïti en région parisienne.
The objective tonight: firing up the election of Mister Haiti in the Paris region.
"Est-ce que ça va ce soir ?"
"How is it going tonight?"
Gospel, blues, zouk, l'artiste est un adepte du mélange des styles.
Gospel, blues, zouk, the artist is a fan of blending styles.
Sa mère, ancienne disque d'or à La Réunion, n'a qu'un conseil.
His mother, a former singer who hit gold in La Reunion island, has only one advice.
"Reste toi-même mon fils, et trouve...
"Stay yourself my son, and find...
N'écoute pas maman, si maman te dit 'chante le blues' tu chantes le blues, mais si tu n'as pas envie alors ne le chante pas.
Do not listen to Mom, if Mom tells you 'sing the blues' you sing the blues, but if you do not feel like it then do not sing it.
Sois toi-même".
Be yourself".
Etre lui-même, c'est mener une double existence.
Being himself is to lead a double existence.
Français d'origine guadeloupéenne et réunionnaise, Trice est aussi fromager.
French of Guadeloupean and Reunionese origin, Trice is also a cheese maker.
"Et le piment d'Espelette.
"And the Espelette pepper.
Voilà madame, excellente journée et bon weekend".
Here you go madame, an excellent day and a good weekend."
"Bonjour".
"Hello".
"C'est dur.
"It's hard.
Le matin comme ça quand il n'y a personne, quand tu sors de scène et que tu es fatigué, qu'il fait froid et que tu sais que les gens ne viennent pas".
In a morning like that when there's nobody, when you go out and you're tired, it's cold and you know people do not come."
Pendant son unique jour de repos, le chanteur aime explorer les expos de la capitale.
During his one day rest, the singer enjoys exploring the capital's exhibitions.
De ces automates bricolés, Gilbert Peyre est le papa.
Gilbert Peyre is the father of these cobbled-together robots.
Haltérophiles de bric et de broc, costumes fantôme, l'artiste est tout comme Trice, un roi de la récup'.
Weightlifters with any old thing, ghost costumes, the artist is just like Trice, a king of recycling.
"-dessus aussi c'est un point commun.
"On this too there is also a common point.
C'est que je fais du travail de récupération au niveau sonore.
It's that I do recycling work with sound.
Que ce soit du simple beatbox, que je colorerais avec des sons qui se rapprochent plus de d'instruments bruts, comme une bouteille sur une table ou quelque chose comme ça".
Whether it is from the simple beatbox, that I would colour with sounds that come closer to raw instruments like a bottle on a table or something like that. "
Une seule ligne de conduite : sa musique n'est pas politique.
A single line of conduct: his music is not political.
"Je ne peux pas faire de la musique sur la politique.
"I cannot do music about politics.
Je ne peux pas être impliqué parce que je ne suis pas impliqué dans la politique.
I can not get involved in politics because I'm not involved in politics.
Je suis même pas...
I'm not even ...
On me demande d'aller voter, je vais voter, c'est mon devoir de citoyen.
When I'm asked to vote, I'm going to vote, that's my duty as a citizen.
Je suis patriote".
I am a patriot".
A 29 ans, ce fan de Boris Vian et Michael Jackson auto-produit sort un nouveau single dédié aux couleurs tropicales et rêve de grimper en haut des charts.
At 29, this self-produced fan of Boris Vian and Michael Jackson releases a new single dedicated to tropical colors, and dreams of climbing up the charts.
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