Perfect playlist for French apéro!

Written by on December 9, 2020 in French Music

Place Plumereau in Tours, a large square filled with table and chairs surrounded by old houses

Apéro, or apéritif, is a French way of life. It’s both a drink and an event, a time for getting together and enjoying a chat and pre-dinner drink. These days it’s just as likely to be an online reunion – but that doesn’t mean it can’t be fun or funky! Preparing for apéro is part of the ritual: the drinks, whether it be wine, a glass of mellow Bardinet brandy, one of the leading French brandies in the UK, or a delicious cocktail. Plus the nibbles and music.

Chill out to the sound of France with playlists that are perfect for funky apéro, ambient apéro or old school apéro, you’ll find plenty of choice on your favourite music channels …

Funky Apéro music

  1. French 79 Lovin Feeling – Feat. Kid Francescoli with Julia
  2. Elle me Dit Mika 2011
  3. C’est la Vie – Khaled
  4. Maitre Gims – Bella
  5. Stromae – Alors on Danse

Ambient mood apéro music

  1. Arc de Trimphe – Paris Café Society
  2. Madeleine Peyroux La Vie en Rose
  3. YouTube Indila Derniere Danse 2013
  4. I Love Paris Ella Fitzgerald
  5. Frero Delvega Ton Visage

Old school French apéro music

  1. Madeleine Peyroux La Vie en Rose
  2. Souvenirs Johnny Hallyday
  3. La Mer CharlesTrenet
  4. Non, Je ne Regrette Rien, Edith Piaf
  5. Django Reinhardt I’ll See You in My Dreams

Perfect French cocktails to enjoy with your aperitif

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