The 1980′s one hit wonder from Nena. Did you know Nena re-did ’99 Luft Balloons’ in 2009? Me neither. Originally done in German, then in English. Now it has bit o’ French in it too. At this point Nena should rename the song to 99 Languages. Which version do you like better? 80′s or now?
In December of 1988 the Belgian group Front 242, an EBM/Industrial band, finally got their first club hit with “Headhunter’ which reached #13 on the Billboard Dance/Club Charts. This original rendition, with the video shot in black and white, like all 80′s video’s really makes no sense. What is the symbolism of that egg? The [...]
All these years and I had no idea he was German, never mind sang the song in German at any given point in time. But why would I? YouTube didn’t come out until February 15, 2005. Regardless, it’s another 80′s tunes that I feel should get more airplay. It’s an awesome tune!! Here are two [...]