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The Late Movies: Celebrating Moldova’s Independence

Today marks the 21st anniversary of Moldova’s declaration of independence from the Soviet Union. What better way to celebrate independence than with pop music and rock ‘n’ roll? Here are 8 of Moldova’s most popular musical acts. 1. O-Zone “Dragostea Din Tei” (a.k.a. “the Numa Numa song”) “Dragostea Din Tei” is far and away O-Zone’s most popular [...]

Singing Grannies go to Eurovision

(YouTube link) A group of six elderly women known as Buranovskiye Babushki (the Buranovo Grannies) won the competition to represent Russia in the Eurovision 2012 competition. The group sings a song they composed called “Party for Everyone.” The group sings in a mixture of English and Udmurt. They say if they win, they will use the [...]