Barry Manilow and Michael Stipe Team Up for Romantic Comedy

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Michael StipeVariety reports

This certainly isn't the first time that cheeseball pop music has been incorporated in a major motion picture ("Young and sweet, only 17!"), but Mamma Mia didn't have one of rock's greatest living songwriters at its helm.

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