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All The Feels? Sam Smith Covers Donna Summer Classic

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Are you feeling the latest from queer crooner Sam Smith? Hot off the success of “How Do You Sleep?” – which had us oozing gender fluids everywhere – Smith has just covered the 1977 Donna Summer synth/disco classic “I Feel Love.” For use in Target holiday commercials. Ugh.  Smith teamed up with Disclosure’s Guy Lawrence,…

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‘Tainted Love’ Songs: Soft Cell Reuniting For Final Concert

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Sometimes you feel you’ve got to run away, and that’s what new wave/synth-pop duo Soft Cell is doing with their recently-announced farewell show. The men behind the classic 1981 hit “Tainted Love” is reuniting for the first time in 15 years on September 30 for a show called “Say Hello, Wave Goodbye” — a callback…

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When Pet Shop Boys Collaborated With Liza

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In 1989, Liza Minnelli and Neil Tennant of Pet Shop Boys discovered they were mutual fans. PSB by that time were a synthpop duo (the second half being Chris Lowe) solidified in the annals of pop-chart history—with monster hits like “West End Girls” and “What Have I Done to Deserve This?” the latter a collab…

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