Eric Morena is a singer of Opera and he was born in the 1951 at Pas De Calais. He was successful in the 1987 when he sang the song Oh! Mon Bateau. He studied theology and he went to do missionary work in Africa so that he can try out his ecclesiastical vocation. He did his studies at Conservatoire D’ Art Lyrique De Paris under many professors of the Paris Opera like Michel Dens, Gabriel Bacquier, Henri Legay. He worked with the Lucian Lupi who is a singer and performed with him in many Operas.
When he became famous with his song Oh Mon Bateau, he posed as the gentleman parodic character as Luis Mariano character but he was not taken seriously. The single was made in many copies around the France and it made him to be nominated for the best artist of the year.
Eric Morena was able to release many other singles such Ramon et Pedro and Le torero de l’amour. In the year 1989, he releases the first album Oh Mon Album but it was not able to reach to the success of the single Oh Mon Bateau but it did well at a certain level. He was able to sing in the show which Francis Lopez was able to mount for him and the album was released in the year 1991. When he was not the fan of the record labels anymore, he started to perform in the Night club and galas.
In the year 1992, Eric Morena said that he is homosexual and he married another man whom he was saying is his companion in Catholic rites. However, afterwards, he said that the marriage was a fake and it was staged for the advertising purpose and it was organized by his manager who wanted to see his career revived. His so called husband was in reality not his companion in any way and he was already dying of AIDS. The Priest said to celebrate the marriage, he was also a fake. He said that this masquerade was a form of the self destruction and it was the result of his personal distress.
After the death of his companion, he passed in a period of depression. In the year 1996, he was able to release the album which was the tribute of Dario Moreno; it was called Si Tu Vas a Dario. He also produced other songs during this period but it was not possible for him to get back to his prior success. He released a new album in the year 2011 and it was titled L’ amour est eternal. With it, he returned to the sources of Opera and the sung many songs that were already sung in Italian and French. In the year 2013, he was able to release the song Sous Le Ciel Etoile and he was able to make too many records. He said that being a singer is good but sometime may not pay that much especially because even if he was doing well with his song Oh Mon Bateau, he did not get too much from it.