Ginette Reno began singing at a market in Montreal where her father worked. After taking vocal lessons for several years, she released her first single in the late '60s.
"Beautiful Second Hand Man" was a big hit in Canada in 1970. Reno's over 25 albums from 1968 to 1991 include a self-titled debut, Ginette Reno à la Comedie-Canadienne (1969), Beautiful Second Hand Man (1971), Touching Me, Touching You (1972), The Best of Ginette Reno (1975), Trying to Find a Way (1979), En Concert (1983), Ne M'En Veut Pas (1988), Compilation (1990) and L'Essentiel (1991). ~ John Bush, Rovi