Coeur de Pirate (Pirate's heart) is a French Canadian singer/songwriter and pianist. Her real name is Beatrice Martin. She sings mostly in French and has been credited with bringing la chanson française to a whole new generation of Quebec youth.
She began her recording career in 2007, posting demo versions of her songs on MySpace.
Nominated for Francophone Album of the Year at the 2009 Juno Awards, Coeur de Pirate was released in France in 2009 in association with Universal Music. It became a big hit there, reaching the Top Ten of the French albums chart for several weeks in summer 2009 and spawning the Top Five hit single "Comme des Enfants."