The Scorpions To Play Gorbachev's 80th Birthday Concert
The German band's huge 1990 hit "Wind of Change" - which celebrated the political transformations in Eastern Europe - was massively popular in Russia during Gorbachev's presidency and the dissolution of the Soviet Union. A Russian-language version of the power ballad was even released.
Perthnow.com.au reports the March 30 bash is to be hosted by Hollywood star Sharon Stone at the Royal Albert Hall. more on this story
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