Entertainment

Aqua looks unrecognizable as they reunite 25 years after Barbie Girl entered the charts

Thanks to the 1997 hit single “Barbie Girl”, the Danish-Norwegian pop group Aqua once dominated the waves around the world. 25 years on, the group Europop once again wowed everyone when they reunited in the studio for the special program Top of The Pops.

blank
Loading video

Video not available

Aqua to perform a live show in Canada in 2021

Back in 1997, the wave was dominated by Aqua’s super catchy Barbie Girl single.

25 years on from the pinnacle of global success, the Danish-Norwegian pop group has wowed fans with a dramatically different new look.

Reuniting for the Top of The Pops special, Lene Nystrøm, René Dif and keyboardist Søren Rasted all look a far cry from the images they rocked when they dominated the charts in the late 1990s and early 1990s. the 2000s.

“We had a great talk with Ryan Saunders from @ bbc for their show “Top Of The Pops 1994-1997” the day before, “the band captioned a trio of snaps shared with their fans on social media earlier this month. this.

“This took us deep into memory. Awesome! What was your first AQUA moment?”







Singer Barbie Girl Aqua looks different in a trio of photos taken earlier this month
(

Image:

Instagram / @ aqua.dk)

Without the weird hairstyles or bold outfits that can be seen anywhere, the pop artists all look much more individual in the photos shared with their 41,700 followers on Instagram.

Lead vocalist Lene Nystrøm, who is known for her love of bright and colorful hairdos, can be seen in the chic jet-black long bangs at a glance – a stark contrast. with her wild hair experiments back in the day.

The 48-year-old singer kept her casual outfit choice for the reunion – rocking a trendy denim ensemble with a simple gold necklace.







Aqua’s lead singer seems to have developed a more stylish style over the years
(

Image:

Instagram / @ aqua.dk)







Back in Aqua’s heyday, Lene used to wear wild and quirky hairstyles
(

Image:

Nice pictures)

Søren Rasted has also had a style transition since the Barbie Girl days in the late 1990s.

The keyboard player has ditched his bright blond spiky hairstyle for a more traditional look – opting for a sleek back cut and a gray speckled beard for the trio of snaps.

No longer a hit, Aqua has sold an estimated 33 million albums and singles over the years, making them the highest-grossing Danish band ever.






Aqua topped the UK charts three times during their prime success

Europop even topped the UK Singles Chart three times, with the iconic 1997 song Barbie Girl and subsequent singles Doctor Jones and Turn Back Time.

Fans saw reunion snaps posted by the trio earlier this month and moved to the comments section to share their memories of the Barbie Girl era.

“Backyard party in 2nd grade. Bunfire, sugary drink. A small ghettoblaster with cd, outdoor candles along the aisle,” one fan recounted on Instagram and the band. replied, “Have a nice day.”







Barbie Girl stands out with many cheeky double scammers
(

Image:

MCA record)

Chatting with their fans on Instagram, Aqua revealed the Top of The Pops special will air on BBC2 at the end of April, and shared her plans to visit the UK in July this year.

Double intruders scattered throughout the lyrics of the band’s most iconic hit in 1997 actually prompted Barbie doll maker Mattel to file a lawsuit against the group.

The case was finally dismissed by a judge in 2002, and the Danes-Norwegians are still free to perform their much-loved national anthem to this day.







Aqua is still very proud of their 1997 hit single
(

Image:

Instagram / @ aqua.dk)

After the group disbanded, all members of the group continued to be active in the industry and enjoyed great success on the solo charts.

To fans’ delight, in 2007 Aqua announced a reunion tour, along with the release of a compilation album featuring new material.

In 2019, lead singer Lene revealed the group was working on even more new music.

“We’re working on new music, but we’re our own toughest judges. We won’t release anything until it’s absolutely perfect,” the star said. TMZ.

“We’re crossing our fingers that something great will emerge from it.”

Do you have a story to sell? Contact us at webcelebs@trinitymirror.com or call us directly 0207 29 33033.

Read more

Read more

https://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/aqua-look-unrecognisable-reunite-25-26248946 Aqua looks unrecognizable as they reunite 25 years after Barbie Girl entered the charts

Fry Electronics Team

Fry Electronics.com is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials, please contact us by email – admin@fry-electronics.com. The content will be deleted within 24 hours.

Related Articles

Back to top button