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Here Lies Love

Here Lies LoveA dance? album about Imelda Marcos? Not exactly what you'd imagine bumping at the club. But the ex?first lady of the Philippines, a Studio 54 regular,...Here Lies LovePopA dance? album about Imelda Marcos? Not exactly what you'd imagine bumping at the club. But the ex?first lady of the Philippines, a Studio 54 regular,...2010-03-31
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Here Lies Love

Genre: Pop; Status: In Season

A dance? album about Imelda Marcos? Not exactly what you’d imagine bumping at the club. But the ex?first lady of the Philippines, a Studio 54 regular, would’ve loved Fatboy Slim’s grooves. While the relentlessly breezy vibe ?occasionally drifts into numbness, Marcos’ story remains fascinating, especially as sung by the likes of Cyndi Lauper, St. Vincent, and Santigold. ?B

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Originally posted March 31 2010 — 12:00 AM EDT

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