- Category : Entertain-Music-Composer/Arranger
- Type : PM
- Profile : 5/1 - Heretical / Investigator
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Wishes 2
French singer and songwriter, he wrote such French ballads as "What Now My Love?" and "Je t'appartiens" which the Everly Brothers made famous in the US as "Let It Be Me."
Becaud joined the French resistance during WWII. Following the war, he began touring as a pianist and met Edith Piaf who encouraged him to showcase his vocal talents. His career included some acting but it was as a singer and songwriter that he became famous internationally. In 1974 he was made a Chevalier in the Légion d'honneur.
He died from cancer on December 18, 2001.