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Bananarama Announce Reunion Plans With Original Trio Heading On UK Tour

Siobhan Fahey has returned to the band, 29 years after their last performance as a threesome.

24/04/2017 07:51

80s pop trio Bananarama have announced plans of comeback. 

The group - made up of Keren Woodward, Sara Dallin and Siobhan Fahey - are reuniting 29 years after their last performance as a threesome. 

They are set to tour the UK later this year, with tickets going on sale this week, they told The Sun. 

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The original Bananarama line-up are reuniting

Having released their first single in 1983, the trio fell apart five years later, when Siobhan quit the group.

She went on to form rival act Shakespeare’s Sister, becoming embroiled in a bitter feud with her former bandmates. 

She was replaced by new member Jacquie O’Sullivan, who then left in 1991, before Sara and Keren relaunched themselves as a duo. 

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Keren and Sara have continued to play shows as a duo prior to their reunion with Siobhan

The band are famous for their hits including ‘Love In The First Degree’, ‘Cruel Summer’ and ‘It Ain’t What You Do’. 

News of their reunion comes after fellow 80s group Bros announced plans for a UK tour at the end of 2016. 

However, they later scrapped the majority of the dates, blaming “unforeseen logistical circumstances”. 

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