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a-ha’s Magne Furuholmen releases surprise single/video ‘This is now America’ – watch it here

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a-ha’s Magne Furuholmen has shared a surprise single called “This is now America” on Instagram. You can listen to the song and watch the video below – click on the instagram link in case it does not display. The video was directed and edited by Thomas Vincent Furuholmen with artwork by Magne Furuholmen.

Instagram post by Magne Furuholmen * Aug 22, 2019 at 2:42pm UTC

2,006 Likes, 448 Comments – Magne Furuholmen (@magne_furuholmen) on Instagram

In further a-ha news, Ørjan Nilsson’s book, “Hjemkomst” (The Homecoming), will be launched September 26th. The book covers the years 1993–1998 when a-ha’s frontman Morten Harket enters the stage as a solo artist and political activist, releasing new material (“Wild Seed”), while revealing a fiery political involvement in issues ranging from climate crisis to the liberation of East-Timor.

It’s not yet sure if an English version will be released, but you can expect it to happen as a-ha has quite a strong following outside Norway as well. Below is the frontcover for said book.

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