Johnny Hallyday – level 1

15-12-2017 07:00

Johnny Hallyday dies this week. People call him the French Elvis. He is 74 years old.

Many people come out in Paris. They want to say goodbye to him. French president Emmanuel Macron has a large funeral procession for Hallyday. He is a fan of the singer.

Hallyday is famous for 57 years. He sells over 110 million records worldwide.

Some fans want people to make a monument for him. They want to honour his work.

Difficult words: funeral procession (when a group of people or cars move together after somebody died), monument (an object that people make to remember someone), honour (show respect).

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