13th January: Last week’s top re-entries The Classical Album and The 50 Greatest Pieces of Classical Music switch around, at no. 1 and no. 2, and Renée Fleming’s new album is the highest new entry at no. 8.
An American choir’s attempt to tackle songs from the pop, r’n’b and rap world becomes an online hit.
What purports to be an audition tape by a choir called the FBC Senior Adult Choir is rapidly becoming an internet sensation. The unlikely video shows the aged US ensemble bravely take on a number of modern pop songs.
Among the unorthodox repertoire is MC Hammer’s ‘You Can’t Touch This’, along with songs by hip-hop superstar Eminem and American girl group The Pussycat Dolls.
You can watch the video below: