Valentin Delepaul : You’re at the moment the seventh biggest maestro with 37 wins and 322,000 euros. How would you sum up your spectacular journey in Do not forget the lyrics on France 2?
Manon: I actually arrived to surpass myself and dwell a loopy expertise. Afterwards, we hold on from program to program to attempt that the dream can proceed. Being the seventh biggest maestro is surprising, however I took benefit of each second.
Did you anticipate such a journey since your arrival on December 27, 2022 on the present?
No, we can not anticipate such a course. I believe that subconsciously you’ll be able to dream about it if you see all these nice maestros, however I am fairly right down to earth and I believed it is present by present. We’ll see what life has in retailer for us.
“Being the seventh biggest maestro is surprising”
What was your aim in coming to the present after failing towards Jennifer (fifth biggest maestro) two years earlier?
I wished to do higher as a result of I had already revised effectively on the time. I wished to win the well-known silver microphone and do a number of exhibits. I wished to benefit from this. Concerning my integration into the Masters, I had revised lots so we are able to say that I can have my place. But it surely’s nonetheless a sport and there are such a lot of elements: the focus, the music, the challenger… So we are able to hope for it, however something can occur at any time.
What’s your aim within the subsequent few days and do you assume you’ll be able to dethrone Margaux, the best maestro within the sport?
No, I do not assume I’ll go that far. I do know it is vitally excessive and there’s a lengthy solution to go till Margaux. I’ll attempt to push myself and do the most effective I can.
You’ll be a part of the Masters (competitors bringing collectively the 32 biggest maestros of Don’t forget the lyrics). How is that this an accomplishment for you?
The journey is excellent even when it goes by at breakneck velocity. So I am blissful to have the ability to come again to see Nagui, the musicians, the ambiance on set. Concerning my integration into the Masters, it’s a dream to fulfill the individuals who impressed me in my revisions. I am pleased with that.
“There’s a lengthy solution to go to Margaux”
Which maestro impressed you probably the most and which one did you worry probably the most?
There have been a number of intervals they usually all impressed me at one time or one other. Maureen impressed me lots in her seriousness on the stage of “the identical music”, Jennifer by her longevity on the present, Margaux by her loopy information, Kristofer is aware of inconceivable songs… All of them participated in my motivation. For the Masters, there are a number of maestros who’re harmful like Margaux, Renaud, Hervé and Arsène who’re very formidable. For my entry into the Masters, I had a number of congratulatory and benevolent messages, specifically from Margaux, Héloïse, Kristofer and Alessandra.
If a tour Don’t forget the lyrics is coming again, would you be there?
I haven’t got info on a return from the tour, however collaborating in it might be an surprising alternative. It should be enjoyable to have the ability to do this with the opposite maestros. I am not a singer and I additionally wish to sing in my toilet, however it might be an opportunity to tour.
“Margaux, Renaud, Hervé and Arsène are very formidable for the Masters”
What technique did you undertake in your music revisions?
I began this mission 5 years in the past. At first, I discovered the songs that made me blissful, however at a slightly leisurely tempo. For 3 years, it’s extra intensive. With the passage of Arsène or Maureen, I mentioned to myself I’ve to hold on if I wish to attain Masters ranges. I stayed in contact with Jenifer, towards whom I misplaced two years in the past. She gave me recommendation. I refocused on the nice classics, simply after my defeat. I advised myself that I needed to observe all of the traps. I consolidated and actually expanded my information by including songs. I knew if I had the silver mic, you needed to study some lesser recognized songs. I inform myself that I’d not have achieved this course two years in the past as a result of I didn’t have this information.
How would you describe your relationship with Nagui?
We bought alongside very effectively. He was very caring with me and understood my persona as being fairly discreet, however by serving to me to let go I may be extra snug on set. Through the broadcast, he despatched me a number of messages to search out out if the whole lot was going effectively and if my family members have been pleased with me.
For the second, what mission do you’ve gotten along with your cash?
It’s a appreciable sum. We’ll go together with my household to Lapland, I promised them to make this journey. We’ll see then, I will take into consideration doing issues proper.
Would you wish to take part in different TV video games?
No, not notably. What actually amuses me is music and singing French songs, so it was actually that individual sport that me.