MAMMA M.I.A:
INFLUENCE OF AN ICON

Ten years on from the release of M.I.A’s single Paper Planes – a global hit blending agitprop pop, satire and punk – comedy writer Jack Rooke profiles his idol’s artistry, from her activism to the controversies, while telling his own story of teenage grief, super fandom and how Maya’s work inspired him and many others to turn adversity into hope.

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