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nina hagen angela merkel this is the news

‘This is again radio Yerevan with our news’. Following 16 years in the role, German Chancellor Angela Merkel departed to a soundtrack including a tune by Godmother of Punk, the legendary Nina Hagen.  Nina Hagen grew up in East Germany. Her first English language album NunSexMonkRock rocketed her into the pantheon of 80s punk stars. …

Grease

Grease transcends generations. Indeed, the musical satire resonates decades after the hit movie. More than likely because of the profound truth beating at its heart. Grease challenges social rules while highlighting inter-generational conflict. The anarchic and rebellious musical drills down on issues of teen sexuality and gender equality. And, as though we could forget, Grease …

brit awards ABBA Voyage I Still Have Faith in You Don't shut me down

ABBA, the 70s Swedish supergroup this morning announced their first new album in 40 years. The group will release ABBA Voyage featuring all brand new material on 5 November. Today, the band released two songs from the album, the ballad ‘I Still Have Faith in You’ and the radio-friendly ‘Don’t Shut Me Down’. Scroll down …

tom holland spider-man

Spider-Man: Homecoming’s Tom Holland showed the world his acrobatic versatility during a Lip Sync Battle a couple of years ago. After starting off with a classic interpretation of Gene Kelly’s ‘Singin’ in the Rain’, Tom shucked off his suit and transformed for an outrageous rendition of Rihanna’s ‘Umbrella’. During his Rihanna tribute, Tom made good …