Karaoké La Valse A Mille Temps - A Waltz of a Thousand Tempos. This waltz was sung by a famous French singer Jaques Brel. The song was very popular in 1959-1964. The waltz starts very slowly, and gradually the tempo becomes extremely fast. The singing resembles a tongue-twister. The music and karaoke words keep up with the tempo of music and with Jaques Brel. Can you? Try! If you know French pronunciation. Or grab a Teach Yourself French book with audio aid, it's not hard. Good luck!