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90s pop star irriconoscibile decenni dopo la fama mondiale – puoi dire chi è??

POP icon Sonia’s voice will be instantly recognisable to music fans of a certain age, thanks to her hits throughout the 80s and 90s.

Decades on, you might not instantly recognise her at first glancethough she looks far younger than her 51 anni.

Pop legend Sonia was interviewed 29 years after her Eurovision success

Pop legend Sonia was interviewed 29 years after her Eurovision success
The singer found global fame when she came runner-up in 1993

The singer found global fame when she came runner-up in 1993

The star recently appeared on BBC Breakfast to campaign for Liverpool to bag the job of hosting Eurovisione.

It comes just shy of three decades after her own storming run in the competition.

Il cantante – whose full name is Sonia Evansshot to fame in 1989 with No1 hit You’ll Never Stop Me Loving You.

She also came second at Eurovision in 1993 with Better the Devil You Know and was the first female artist to achieve five Top 20 singles from one album.

Sonia also appeared with Kylie Minogue, Jason Donovan, Bananarama and Cliff Richard in the Band Aid II version of charity single Do They Know It’s Christmas?

Appearing on the BBC last month she insisted her home city should be the location for Eurovision 2023 after the UK took on hosting duties from war-torn Ukraine.

There are seven possible locations in the running – Birmingham, Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle and Sheffield.

Sonia said: “I’m absolutely over the moon, it’s going to be fab.

We tick all the boxes don’t we? You’ve got to come and see our beautiful, beautiful city.

We’ve got the arena. We’ve got all the criteriathe atmosphere, the buzz. It’ll be one big massive party, it would be absolutely brilliant.

Sonia appeared on BBC Breakfast talking about Eurovision returning to the UK

Sonia appeared on BBC Breakfast talking about Eurovision returning to the UK
The singer was just beaten to the top spot by the Irish entry

The singer was just beaten to the top spot by the Irish entryCredito: Alamy