|Le Chat Bleu|
|Studio album by|
Music Farm, New York
|Genre||Rock, Cajun, soul, Latin, cabaret|
|Producer||Willy DeVille, Steve Douglas|
|Mink DeVille chronology|
Le Chat Bleu, released in 1980, is the third album by the rock band Mink DeVille. The album received critical acclaim and elevated lead singer and composer Willy DeVille to star status. The Rolling Stone Critic’s Poll ranked Le Chat Bleu the fifth best album of 1980, and music historian Glenn A. Baker declared it the tenth best rock album of all time. The album cover is a photo of Willy's first wife Toots Deville's tattoo on her shoulder.