FR David - French singer from Tunisia
Elli Robert Fitoussi was born on 1 January 1947 in Tunisia. He became famous under a pseudonym F. R. David.
In the 1960’s, Elli Robert began his music career under the name of Robert Fitoussi. He was a singer, bass guitar player, and songwriter in the band called Les Trèfles. Later the band changed its name to Le Boots. The group released one EP, but it was never commercially successful.
In 1967, the musician adopted the pseudonym F.R. David and began a solo career. He created several cover versions of songs, which were popular at the time. Among them, there was "Il Est Plus Facile" – a cover version of The Beatles’ "Strawberry Fields Forever".
Sometime later, together with Sonopress & Carrer, Fitoussi created a recording label Aztec Records. Working with Michael Haubrich, the musician tried himself as a producer and colloborated with several bands, including Cockpit, with which they recorded an album and three singles. Then the company worked with such artists as David Cast, Doc & Prohibition Group, Ragga, Alain Maria, Freddy Meyer.