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2009 – En privé avec… Tracy Chapman

2009 – En privé avec… Tracy Chapman

Interview in French – By Coralie Schaub, Le Figaro Madame – August 1, 2009

2009 – La vie rêvée de Tracy Chapman

2009 – La vie rêvée de Tracy Chapman

Interview in French – By François Barras, 24 heures, July 25, 2009

2009 – Tracy Chapman: «Aujourd’hui, je suis libre!»

2009 – Tracy Chapman: «Aujourd’hui, je suis libre!»

Interview in French – By Karine Vouillamoz, LeMatin.ch, July 25, 2009

2009 – Tracy Chapman : « Une chanson à succès a de la pertinence, une résonance pour le public »

2009 – Tracy Chapman : « Une chanson à succès a de la pertinence, une résonance pour le public »

Interview in French – By Marie Castro, La Voix du Nord, June 29, 2009

Tracy Chapman interview @ Virgin Radio

Tracy Chapman interview @ Virgin Radio

Tracy Chapman is back in France this week to promote Our Bright Future. She was interviewed on April 6, 2009 at Virgin Radio in the Bruno Guillon & Camille show. Listen to the show online

Tracy Chapman invited to sing for Obama on Jan 20

Tracy Chapman invited to sing for Obama on Jan 20

In this interview given the parisian newspaper few days ago in Lyon (december 05) but published today (december 18), we learn that Tracy Chapman has been invited to sing for Obama on his inauguration day on January 20, 2009.

2008 – Musique citoyenne, Interview Tracy Chapman

2008 – Musique citoyenne, Interview Tracy Chapman

Interview in French – By Rémy Pelissier, E v e n e .fr – December 2008

2008 – 5 minutes

2008 – 5 minutes

By vedomosti.ru, November 29, 2008

2008 – Nein-danke-Frau

2008 – Nein-danke-Frau

By Von Antje Wewer, Sueddeutsche Zeitung, November 22, 2008

2008 – Singer Tracy Chapman discusses new album

2008 – Singer Tracy Chapman discusses new album

By Graham Young, Birmingham Mail, Nov 21 2008

2008 – Shy Revolutionary

2008 – Shy Revolutionary

By Nui Te Koha, Hearld Sun, November 16, 2008

2008 – “La musique est éphémère”

2008 – “La musique est éphémère”

By Oihana Gabriel, 20 minute, November 13, 2008

Audio interview + Acoustic songs for BBC – The Strand

Audio interview + Acoustic songs for BBC  – The Strand

Tracy Chapman has been interviewed by Harriett Gilbert for the radio show “The Strand” on BBC’s international. The interview has been broadcasted on November 11…

Audio interview + Acoustic songs for BBC 4 – Woman’s hour

Audio interview + Acoustic songs for BBC 4 – Woman’s hour

Tracy Chapman has been interviewed by Jane Garvey on BBC 4 for the Woman’s Hour show. She talks to Jane about her life, music and politics, and performs Talkin’Bout A Revolution + Sing For You live in solo.

2008 – Tracy Chapman apuesta por los cambios que ofrece Obama en “Our bright future”

2008 – Tracy Chapman apuesta por los cambios que ofrece Obama en “Our bright future”

By Cecilia Vega, EFE, November 09, 2008

2008 – “Es estúpido identificar una raza con una música”

2008 – “Es estúpido identificar una raza con una música”

By Diego A. Manrique, El Pais, November 9, 2008

2008 – Tracy Chapman: “Pourquoi j’admire Madonna”

2008 – Tracy Chapman: “Pourquoi j’admire Madonna”

By Alexis Campion, LeJDD.fr, November 07, 2008.

Interview in french in which she talks about her new album, the song “I did it all”, the European audience in comparison with the US one, her admiration for Madonna…

2008 – Tracy Chapman toujours battante

2008 – Tracy Chapman toujours battante

By Miguel Cid, Le Matin, November 07, 2008

2008 – Sängerin Tracy Chapman “Für Barack Obama sind viele nicht bereit”

2008 – Sängerin Tracy Chapman “Für Barack Obama sind viele nicht bereit”

By Maria Baufeld, Die Welt, 4 November 2008

2008 – Tracy Chapman: “Barack Obama würde ich gerne einmal treffen”

2008 – Tracy Chapman: “Barack Obama würde ich gerne einmal treffen”

By Jan Förster, Park Avenue, November 2008

2008 – Tracy Chapman (Rolling Stone France)

2008 – Tracy Chapman (Rolling Stone France)

By Claire Stevens, Rolling Stone France, November 2008

2008 – The quiet revolutionary

2008 – The quiet revolutionary

By Amy Fleming, The Guardian, Friday October 31 2008

Radio interview for RTL2

Radio interview for RTL2

Listen to the Tracy Chapman interview for RTL2 aired in the radio show “Le Grand Morning” on September 16, 2008, sorry but it’s dubbed in French :(

Italian interviews for Our Bright Future

The two first press interviews to promote “Our Bright Future” (in italian) questions & answers about the new songs, Obama, life in America and the upcoming solo tour…

2006 – Where You Live Tour – June 23, St Peterburg, Bkz Oktyabrsky

Interview for the concert given at the Bkz Oktyabrsky in St Peterburg on the Where You Live summer tour…

2006 – The voice of America

By Sergey Chernov, St Petersburg Times, Friday, June 16, 2006

2006 – Black History Month: Artist profile Tracy Chapman

By Aidin Vaziri, San Francisco Chronicle, Thursday, February 9, 2006

2005 – La douce gravité du folk

Par Véronique Mortaigne, Le Monde, 3 décembre 2005

2005 – Still a quiet revolutionary

By Helen Brown, The Telegraph, November 05, 2005

2005 – Tracy keeps on driving

By Wil Marlow, Manchester Evening News, November 01, 2005

2005 – Interview from the Tavis Smiley Show

© Tavis Smiley Show, September 14, 2005

2005 – Driving Fast Cars

By Russel Myrie © The Voice, September 13, 2005

2005 – “Pauvreté, mort, injustice, violence, je ne veux passer sous silence aucun sujet”

Par Patricia Martin , TV8.ch, August 17, 2005

2003 – What’s playing in Tracy Chapman’s ears?

The Oprah Magazine, October 1, 2003

2003 – Let It Rain Tour – August 02, Austin, TX, The Backyard

Reviews of the concert given at The Backyard in Austin on the Let It Rain tour…

2003 – Tracy Chapman recommended (08/02/03 @ the backyard)

By Belinda Acosta, The Austin Chronicle, August, 2003

2003 – Let It Rain Tour – July 15, New York, NY, Beacon Theatre

Interview for the concert given at The Beacon Theatre in New York on the Let It Rain tour…

2003 – Chapman’s career driving steadily along

By Jeff Wisser, Chicago Sun-Times, July 4, 2003

2003 – 60 Seconds

By Kieran Meeke, Metro.co.uk Tuesday, March 4, 2003

2003 – Q: the Interview – Tracy Chapman

By Jonathan Thompson, Independent on Sunday, The, Feb 23, 2003

2003 – Le monde et la route selon Tracy Chapman

Par François TONNEAU, La Provence, 8 Février 2003

2002 – Tracy Chapman still introspective?

By David Bauder, AP, Oct 15, 2002

2002 – Fire and rain

By Heather Stas, VH1, October 14. 2002

2002 – Hear my song

By Liese Spencer, Scotsman.com, Oct 12, 2002

2002 – The Tracy way

By Glyn Brown, The Independent, Oct 11, 2002

2001 – Es gibt viel sexismus im musikgeschäft

By Aktuell, August 31, 2001

2001 – The collection

Von Michael Tschernek, East West, August 2001

2000 – Chapman to share new folk ‘Stories’ at The norVa

By Thor Christensen, The Dallas Morning News, September 18, 2000

2000 – Chapman giggles; reporter hatches heckling plan

By Gina Vivinetto © St. Petersburg Times, published September 14, 2000

2000 – Soft-spoken, sincere and to the point Tracy Chapman saves most of her reflecting for her songs

By Nick Marino, The Florida Times-Union , September 13, 2000

2000 – The voice of a dreamer

By Jeff Simons, The Associated Press, September 5, 2000 @ Amarillonet.com

2000 – Capturing the moment Tracy Chapman shares life thoughts in song at Northampton

By Mark Brown Scripps Howard, Times Union Albany, NY, August 03, 2000

2000 – Not so tall tales

By Aidin Vaziri, CDNOW.com, May 3, 2000

2000 – Tracy Chapman comes out of her shell

By Aidin Vaziri, San Francisco Chronicle, April 16, 2000

2000 – In a new spirit of austerity and joy

By Ariel Swartley, New York Times, April 2, 2000

2000 – Telling her stories

Time Magazine, February 28, 2000

2000 – Ich habe sinn für humor

Von Tom May, Amazon.de, 2000

2000 – Tracy Chapman, fière d’être militante

Propos recueillis par Gilles Médioni, L’Express, 03/02/2000, (p.68-69)

1999 – Hardcore trouba-dour

By Peter Murphy, Hotpress.com, February 03, 1999

1997 – By: women. For: everyone.

By Alison Powell, Interview, July 1997

1995 – Chapman’s Back in the Fast Lane

By Julene Snyder, The Chronicle, Sunday, December 10, 1995

1992 – Singing from the heart

By Alan Light, Rolling Stone #628, April 16th, 1992 (p. 26)

1990 – Singing for herself

By Richard Stengel, Time, March 12, 1990

1989 – La femme forte, Tracy Chapman

Par Yves Bigot, Traduction de Christophe Rossi, Musicien #16, 1989

1988 – On her own terms

By Steve Pond, Rolling Stone #535, September 22nd, 1988 (p.54-63)

1988 – Fast forward

By Marc Cooper, Q Magazine, September 1988 (p. 72-77)