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Born in the USA: Obama and Springsteen together for Renegades podcast

Born in the USA: Obama and Springsteen together for Renegades podcast

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Barack Obama has teamed up with an unlikely partner for a new podcast series on Spotify. The former US president will be presenting an eight-episode series with veteran rockstar Bruce Springsteen, who Mr Obama was said to have "formed a deep friendship" with. In the series, titled Renegades: Born In The USA, the pair will discuss issues including race, fatherhood, marriage and the state of America.[embedded content] Streaming giant Spotify said the podcast would be "a personal, in-depth discussion between two friends exploring their pasts, their beliefs and the country that they love - as it was, as it is, and as it ought to be going forward".Mr Obama, 59, and Springsteen, 71, first met on the 2008 campaign trail and threw their support behind Joe Biden in the recent presidential elec...
Harry and Meghan’s son Archie speaks publicly for first time in couple’s new podcast

Harry and Meghan’s son Archie speaks publicly for first time in couple’s new podcast

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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex's son Archie has spoken publicly for the first time - with a slight American accent - in the royal couple's new podcast for Spotify.The half-hour "Holiday Special" features celebrities, including singer Sir Elton John and TV host James Corden, and other guests reflecting on the past year and "sharing lessons, reflections and hopes for 2021". In a surprise twist at the end, the couple's son Archie wished listeners a happy new year. Image: Harry and Meghan have released their first podcast with streaming platform Spotify "After me. Ready? Happy…" Harry said, coaching the 19-month-old toddler."Happy," Archie repeated. ...
‘We all need a good laugh’: Tim Robbins reveals all about new satirical podcast

‘We all need a good laugh’: Tim Robbins reveals all about new satirical podcast

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Oscar-winning actor Tim Robbins has told Sky News that "we all need a good laugh" right now, as he discussed his new star-studded satirical podcast Bobbo Supreme.He revealed that he wanted to make a film but due to the coronavirus pandemic, that was not possible - so he created a "film for the ears" instead. Robbins says the five-episode podcast pays homage to his 1992 film Bob Roberts, which sees him star as a right-wing politician running for the US Senate. Image: Tim Robbins plays Bobbo Supreme in the titular podcast The title character Bobbo Supreme is described as an "infantile, narcissistic lounge singer, game show hosting, narcoleptic, racist billionaire recording artist and leader of the free world, who is in the final push of...
Match of the Day: Top 10 podcast – your best Premier League games revealed

Match of the Day: Top 10 podcast – your best Premier League games revealed

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Best Premier League game ever? Where do you even start?!That was the huge task facing our pundits on the latest edition of the Match of The Day: Top 10 podcast.In fact, it was so difficult that Alan Shearer and Ian Wright could not agree a top 10 between them, which left us with 13 games in total. We asked you to rank them to give us your greatest Premier League game.The results are below. You can listen to the podcast here and you can still rank your matches from the list at the bottom of the page.1. Liverpool 4-3 Newcastle (3 April 1996) Match reportAlan Shearer: "Newcastle had that 12-point lead over Manchester ...
Match of the Day: Top 10 podcast – Premier League’s best goalscorers

Match of the Day: Top 10 podcast – Premier League’s best goalscorers

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The Premier League has showcased some legendary players but it's the strikers who are the great entertainers and have provided the most memorable moments.Alan Shearer holds the record for most Premier League goals with 260, while Ian Wright scored 113 - but who has been the greatest goalscorer of them all?Shearer, Wright and Gary Lineker discussed the topic on the latest episode of the new Match of The Day: Top 10 podcast and we want you to get involved by ranking your favourites from a shortlist drawn up by the Match of the Day commentary team. To hear the MOTD team's final selections - recorded during a debate held in Lineker's kitchen - make sure you listen to the podcast on BBC Sounds.And...