Singing royalty? But of course. In the 80s that was far from unthinkable. But fear not, I won't give you our dear Lizzy giving her vocal best in the shower...
In February 1986, Stéphanie self produced and released her first single with the French label 'Carrere', under the production of Yves Roze. The song 'Ouragan (Hurricane) and its English version 'Irresistible' quickly reached the international Top10, selling more than 2 million copies.
In September, she released a full album called Besoin reportedly selling more than 1.5 million copies (also released as Stéphanie in some countries) with eight new songs, including 'Flash' (in French; its English version 'One Love To Give'), which was released as a single and reached top spots all over Europe.
Stéphanie - Irresistible/Ouragan (French/English) (1986)
FR#1, DE#2, AT#5, Euro Hot100 #5, CH#11, NL#31, UK#84
Stéphanie - One Love To Give/Flash (French/English) (1986)
SWE#1, FR#4, DE#10, Euro Hot100 #26, CH#28