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FLASHBACK: East 17 Stay Another Day

Stay Another

Continuing our festive flashback to yesteryear, today we bounce back to 1994 (19 years ago, I feel so old!) and to what has become one of the classic Christmas songs of the 1990s! Step forward East 17 and their only number one single Stay Another Day. Stay Another Day was the third single from East 17's second album Steam. It was their first ballad and was written by the band's lead songwriter … [Read more...]

MOVIE TRIVIA: 21 Years of Disney’s Aladdin – 10 Facts You May Not Know

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"A whole new world. A new fantastic point of view. No one to tell us no or where to go. Or say we're only dreaming." It's hard to believe it's been 21 years since Disney's Aladdin burst on to movie screens and became one of the most successful animated films ever made. As an homage to one of our favourite Disney flicks, today's Flashback Monday takes a look at some fun facts you may not know … [Read more...]

THROWBACK: Michael Jackson’s Thriller

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As spooky music videos go, there is really only one option for a Halloween-themed Throwback Thursday and it comes in the form of music legend Michael Jackson's eerie Thriller video. The title track from one of the most successful albums of all time (110 million sold to date!), Thriller is still considered to be one of the best music videos ever made. Enjoy! [youtube hG6oy46qKE4]   … [Read more...]

FLASHBACK MONDAY: 21 Years Since Snap’s Rhythm is a Dancer Was Number One!

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“Rhythm is a dancer, it's a soul's companion, you can feel it everywhere. Lift your hands and voices, free your mind and join us, you can feel it in the air.” Making us all feel a bit old at Daily Update Towers today; Snap’s Rhythm is a Dancer is 21 years old! That’s right, this day over two decades ago, the catchy pop song was sitting atop the Irish charts, having already spent six … [Read more...]

WHERE ARE THEY NOW: The Cast of Saved By the Bell

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One of our favourite TV shows of the '90s, Saved By The Bell had it all; super-cool Zack Morris (Mark Paul Gosselar) who ran the school and always managed to get himself in and out of crazy situations. A.C. Slater (Mario Lopez), the sexy jock who challenged Zack for the affections of the most popular girl in school, Kelly Kapowski (Tiffani Thiessen), before moving on to Jessie Spano (Elizabeth … [Read more...]

THROWBACK THURSDAY: Barry Gibb and The Bee Gees – Dublin 2013 Tour Date

The Bee Gees

Forever remembered for their astonishing harmonies and amazing falsetto sound the Bee Gees pretty much defined the sound of the seventies with the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack. However the band – made up of brothers Barry, Maurice and Robin Gibb – had actually formed in 1958 and by the time Fever was released they were already seasoned chart topping musicians. However, the seventies was a … [Read more...]

THEN & NOW: The Cast of The Goonies

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One of our favourite movies has to be The Goonies, featuring a band of misfits from the goon docks of Astoria, Oregon who had to outlast a fugitive family to find the booby-trapped treasury of 17th century pirate “One-Eyed Willie” and prevent their parents’ homes from being torn down for redevelopment. The seven actors who played the gang of young treasure hunters all delivered memorable … [Read more...]

WEBSITE MAINTENANCE: We’re Having a Bit of Work Done!

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Hi there, Thanks for visiting TheDailyUpdate.ie today. We’re currently having some essential maintenance work carried out but click around and have a read of some of our older posts and features, including fashion and beauty, as well as social snaps from some of the summer’s hottest events. We turn two in August so be sure to keep an eye out for our fantastic birthday celebration … [Read more...]

WEBSITE MAINTENANCE: We’re Having a Bit of Work Done!

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Hi there, Thanks for visiting TheDailyUpdate.ie today. We’re currently having some essential maintenance work carried out but click around and have a read of some of our older posts and features, including fashion and beauty, as well as social snaps from some of the summer’s hottest events. We turn two in August so be sure to keep an eye out for our fantastic birthday celebration … [Read more...]

WEBSITE MAINTENANCE: We’re having a Bit of Work Done!

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Hi there, Thanks for visiting TheDailyUpdate.ie today. We’re currently having some essential maintenance work carried out but click around and have a read of some of our older posts and features, including fashion and beauty, as well as social snaps from some of the summer’s hottest events. We turn two in August so be sure to keep an eye out for our fantastic birthday celebration … [Read more...]