Nadia Essadiqi

Stromae Ciné Télé Revue Ici Radio-Canada Télé
La Bronze, Montreal, 2016-09-09

Nadia Essadiqi, who performs under the stage name La Bronze, is a Moroccan Canadian musician and actress. Although usually singing in French,[1] she is currently best known for her Maghrebi Arabic version of the Stromae hit "Formidable".[2]

As an actress she has appeared in the television series Trauma, season 3 of Ici Radio-Canada Télé's Unité 9, the web series Quart de vie (TOU.TV), the short film Black Forest (Forêt Noire) and the science-fiction Projet-M.[3]

Her first album, La Bronze, was released in September 2014. In 2015, she was nominated "Emerging artist of the year" for the Canadian Music Week Awards.[4] A second album was announced for 2016,[5] and finally released on 3 November 2017.[6]


  1. ^ Hermance Murgue, "Nadia, la chanteuse qui sublime le titre "Formidable" de Stromae", L'Express, 7 November 2015. Accessed 14 December 2015.
  2. ^ Raphaël Gendron-Martin, "Une «formidable» aventure" Le Journal de Montréal, 27 November 2015. Accessed 14 December 2015.
  3. ^ "Rencontre avec La Bronze", Ciné Télé Revue, 17 November 2015. Accessed 14 December 2015.
  4. ^ La Bronze, MaXoE, 18 November 2015. Accessed 14 December 2015.
  5. ^ Christelle Lison, "La Bronze a le vent dans les voiles", QuébecSpot Média, 21 October 2015. Accessed 14 December 2015.
  6. ^ Marie-Ève DuSablon, Les corps infinis de La Bronze, un album à écouter sur la route des vacances, Ici Radio-Canada, 13 August 2018.