A French official said the incident was the fourth time Russian fighters had been intercepted on the French coast over the past two years.
The mid-air engagement comes amid rising tensions between Vladimir Putin's Russia and NATO.
Jewel Kilcher was born on May 23, 1974 in Payson, Utah.
Growing up in Alaska, Jewel began her musical career at the age of six, performing with her singer-songwriter parents.
While there, she began writing songs and took up the guitar.
Jewel later moved to San Diego, California, to live with her mother, and eventually branched out on her own, ending up living in a van for a time as she tried to make it as a performer.
The bomber is believed to be named after Nikolai Kutnetsov, a famous Soviet aircraft engineer The Typhoon FGR4 provides the RAF with a highly capable and extremely agile multi-role combat aircraft, capable of being deployed in the full spectrum of air operations, including air policing, peace support and high intensity conflict.
Typhoon jets from RAF Lossiemouth in Scotland and RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire were scrambled to keep watch on the bombers in the latest sign of Russian military activity close to the UK.
The nuclear-capable Blackjack, the largest bomber aircraft in the world, were monitored coming from the north east and passed to the west of Ireland.
She played in San Diego coffeehouses, before signing a deal with Atlantic Records and releasing her first record Jewel Kilcher was born on May 23, 1974 in Payson, Utah, and grew up in Alaska.
She began her musical career at the age of six, joining her parents, singer-songwriters Atz Kilcher and Nedra Carroll, on stage.