1. The BSB classic is pretty untouchable, but British singer-songwriter Charli XCX puts her own delicious, slinky spin on the song, and it works.
She performed her rendition live for the first time yesterday at the record store Borderline Music in Chicago, showing off her deft skills in arrangement and proving once and for all that “I Want It That Way” is a song that comes from the heart.
(It was also my first slow dance in the 7th grade. Hi, Eugene!)
- Illegal immigrants living in Britain will face abrupt eviction from rental properties under new laws designed to reduce the UK's appeal as a migrant destination.
- President Barack Obama will unveil on Monday a plan that is considered to be "the strongest action ever taken" in the U.S. to combat climate change.
- Cilla Black, the legendary English singer and TV star, has died at her home in Spain, according to local police. She was 72 years old.