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Bruni's new album makes references to the erotic interest she has in her husband

Carla Bruni: First lady of schmaltz

Carla Bruni is a self-styled femme fatale. So it's a pity that on her new album, the French President's wife comes across as simpering and weedy, says Andy Gill

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