Hardcore fans gather to honour 'French Elvis' Hallyday with new tributes in Paris

'Johnny is still an icon, he's no longer with us but he's like Elvis, he's our Elvis Presley," says one of hundreds of Johnny Hallyday fans who braved the rain in Paris, four years after the singer's death, for the inauguration of the Johnny Hallyday Esplanade and a statue by artist Bertrand Lavier.

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