Sunday, May 15, 2011

party tricks for youtube discos, vol. 2

Well, erstwhile Casablanca Records disco starlet Dennis Parker was an identity fiddler to start with - he used to be Wade Nichols, actor in X-rated movies. Thought to have committed AIDS-induced suicide in 1985, he suddenly reappeared at this year's Eurovision contest. The plot thickens...

1 comment:

bv said...

More in the same vein: it's not all Ra-Ra-Rasputin with "Rockefeller Street" - try marrying its verse to the chorus of "Una Paloma Blanca":

Amply covered, also in Estonia, but here in its original version by George Baker Selection. I guess that's the ultimate representative of the infamous Dutch march-based oompah funfest schlager?