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A new musical about Romeo and Juliet, a hip-hop. In a fashion - Boney M and Elvis Presley

January 19 2006

Music idol 80 Boney M again coming into fashion and quickly pop band returns to its former popularity. In London, is preparing a new musical Daddy Cool, so named in honor of the hit pop group.

Staging musicals, professionals, released on scaffolding Theatre Shaftesbury Theatre is not a popular project, promises the birth of a new masterpiece by April this year. The basis of the performance put music Boney M.

Starring in the musical play rapper MC Harvey, ex-member British team So Solid Crew, and actress Michelle Collins.

Under the scenario, Harvey and Collins will play two lovers belonging to the warring factions in London gangster. Such is a modernized version of Romeo and Juliet, "write the @ music.

In Daddy Cool will sound like such songs Bony M, as Brown Girl in the Ring, Mary's Boy Child, Rivers of Babylon and other hits 80. Some songs will be rewritten in a hip-hop.

The creators are planning to play bring it to the very different audiences - from avid theatergoers to hip-hop, which is usually far from the theater.

In London, similar experiments have been - on the stage with success came musicals, which was based music Queen, ABBA, John Lennon and the Beach Boys.

Long live the king!

At the top of U.S. charts once again the king of rock 'n' roll Elvis Presley (Elvis Presley).

On this week's Billboard chart single coil topped the song Heartbreak Hotel - one of the most popular hits of the artist.

Heartbreak Hotel song was first released in 1956 - exactly 50 years ago - and was the first song of Elvis Presley, to conquer the American charts.

"Heartbreak Hotel" held at the top of the charts 8 weeks.

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