Posts tagged "cyndi lauper"

Postmodern Jukebox Breaks Out A Waltz Version Of “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun”

Postmodern Jukebox is back with another beautiful cover, and this time they’re jamming out to a 1912 waltz version of “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun.” With a new stylistic twist and vocals by┬áRobyn Adele Anderson, the song takes on a whole new mood. This band never ceases to amaze.

Claire Hannum / August 29, 2014

Morning Quickies: Tavi & Cyndi Lauper Model For Uniqlo

Check out Uniqlo’s new models: style blogger/Rookie Mag editor Tavi Gevinson and pop star Cyndi Lauper. These ladies are modeling for a collaboration with Orla Kiely. What do you think? [Fashionista]
Emma Watson says when she got her pixie cut, asshole journalists would ask her if she was a lesbian and if thi…

Jessica Wakeman / February 22, 2012

Top 9 Songs About Self-Love

Writing a song about self-love isn’t as easy as it sounds, I imagine. How do you pen a tune about masturbation that doesn’t sound obvious or conjure up disturbing images? The following artists did it right, in no particular order (and check out clips of the songs, after the jump).

Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 16, 2010

Making A Cover Album: All The Cool Kids Are Doing It

There was a time when recording a cover album—with the exception of David Bowie’s Pin Ups—was taken as unequivocal proof that a band’s creative mojo was tapped. Lately, however, the opposite seems to be true. Last summer, Beck formed a musical club dedicated to covering classic albums. Then the Flaming Lips remade Dark Side of

Going Gaga For MAC

MAC’s spring campaign for Viva Glam is hella tame considering it stars two professional wackadoodles, Lady Gaga and Cyndi Lauper. But you know what? The tame look suits them both. Sorta. [NYmag.com]…

Jessica Wakeman / December 15, 2009

Barbie Goes Back To The ’80s

Barbie collectors, get psyched for December: Mattel is launching their “Ladies of the ’80s” line, complete with mini interpretations of the great Joan Jett, Debbie Harry, and Cyndi Lauper. Joan is dressed in not only leather pants but also hot pink high tops, while Cyndi flashes her fishnets, and Debbie shows off a pink…

Bianca Posterli / October 26, 2009

Cyndi Lauper, Bret Michaels, Sharon Osbourne Make For A Rockin’ “Celebrity Apprentice 3″

Donald Trump isn’t so good at keeping secrets. The cast for “Celebrity Apprentice 3″ is supposed to be under wraps, but paparazzi photographers totally caught these famous business wannabees walking down New York’s 15th Street shooting the opening credits. And, uh, I never thought I would say this, but I can’t wait for the premiere.

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 19, 2009

Charity Buzz Lets You Buy Time With Celebs, For A Good Cause

Sometimes celebrities are really generous and help save orphans and build houses for poor people and stuff. And many of them are volunteering their time for this website CharityBuzz.com, which auctions off time with celebrities for donations to the celebrity’s charity of choice. We like this idea, because you can hang out with your favorite…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 16, 2009

Quick Pic: Cyndi Lauper Says No Flash Photography!

Outside the Lady GaGa concert in New York City last night, the ‘80s icon kept her legs together while exiting a cab so no one could get a shot of her she-bop. Take note, young pop stars. This is how you do it. [NYC, 5/3/09]…

Simcha / May 4, 2009

Our 10 Favorite Friendship Songs

True friends understand you best and offer a solution or just a strong shoulder when life is at its worst. And they’re usually the first to celebrate with you when life is wonderful. But unfortunately, most songs are about trials of the heart not friendship. So we put together a list of our favorite friendshi…

Annika Harris / October 8, 2008

The Daily Squeeze: The Making Of Paris Hilton’s Video, “Girls Just Want To Have Fun” And Sex On TV

Go behind the scenes of Paris Hilton’s political ad parody — she contributed lines to it and taped it in just four takes, without a teleprompter! [CNN]
Robert Hazard, the songwriter who penned “Girls Just Want to Have Fun” has died. Watch Cyndi Lauper’s classic video in his memory. [AP via CNN]
Kids are three…

Catherine Strawn / August 7, 2008

Sweet Release: What’s In And Out The Week Of May 27th 2008

Rihanna’s new single, “Take A Bow” is out just in time to be your slow summer jam. She looks rad pouting in red lipstick in the video, but the soon-to-be hit is about someone who has been breakin’ Rihanna’s heart! In the track of her tears, just like in Madonna’s Take A Bow,…

Simcha / May 27, 2008