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The lights flash, the disco ball spins and the crowd holds its breath..it's time to unleash your inner diva. Don your most glamorous outfit, step into the spotlight and get ready to perform an all-time classic anthem - your audience is waiting. SingStar® Anthems launches on August 4th 2006, exclusive to PlayStation®2. The sixth in the popular series, SingStar® Anthems is a fusion of classic tunes and diva'esque anthems that will make you want to let loose and go for it, think 'Priscilla Queen of the Desert' meets 'Kylie Showgirls' tour. And with 170 tracks now available over the SingStar® range, it's the perfect excuse for you to take centre stage.
Release the star within and sing-a-long to favourites from an expansive track list covering everything from old favourites such as Gloria Gaynor and Candi Staton to modern-day divas like Charlotte Church and the Scissor Sisters. And with 20 original tracks and music videos, SingStar® Anthems will make you want to take the spotlight and sing them 'til your throat hurts.
You don't have to perform solo - with team contests and head-to-head sing-offs, the competition to be number one is hotting up. Find out which of your friends could sell out stadiums and whose singing is best suited to the shower. With technology that recognises your pitch, tone and rhythm, SingStar® scores you depending on how well you perform. The better you sing, the more points you'll be awarded
From avid SingStar® fans to debutant divas, everyone can enjoy SingStar® Anthems - So what are you waiting for? Get your mates around, grab a mic and get on with the show!
Queen - Radio Ga Ga
Bonnie Tyler - Total Eclipse of the Heart
Take That feat. Lulu - Relight My Fire
Cher - If I Could Turn Back Time
Steps - Deeper Shade of Blue
Dead or Alive - You Spin Me Round (Like A Record)
Candi Station - Young Hearts Run Free
Gloria Gaynor - I Will Survive
Bananarama - I Heard A Rumour
Pussycat Dolls - Don't Cha
Leann Rimes - Can't Fight the Moonlight
Donner Summer - I Feel Love
Bucks Fizz - Making Your Mind Up
The Weather Girls - It's Raining Men
Ultra - Nate Free
Scissor Sisters - Laura
Kim Wilde - Kids in America
Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance With Somebody
Girl Aloud - Biology
Charlotte Church - Crazy Chick
For more information about SingStar® Anthems go to www.singstargame.com. RRP - £39.99 with microphones, £19.99 as stand alone game
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