Cyndi Lauper promoting “True Colors” on Japanese TV in 1986

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In this interview from 1986, Cyndi Lauper appeared on the Japanese TV show, “The Best Hit USA”, to promote her recent album “True Colors”. I do not know much about Japanese television, but I think “The Best Hit USA” is still on television over there (or at least was recently).

In this appearance, Lauper talks about the pressures of doing a follow-up to a hit, her last appearance, her desire to act, the guests on her record and much more. I think the most interesting part of the interview is when Lauper starts talking about feminism. It offers interesting insight into the mid-1980s music culture.

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One thought on “Cyndi Lauper promoting “True Colors” on Japanese TV in 1986

  1. Ladyjaye says:

    I really must watch this once I’m home tonight! I really love Cyndi, she’s just amazing. And no matter how old she gets, she will always be allowed to rock funky outfits if she wishes to, because she’s herself.

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