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INFLUENCES

Rooney pays tribute to "All Over the World" in the beginning of their video for the 2010 song "I Can't Get Enough."





Many have noticed a Xanadu influence in the look and sound of the video for "Alive" by Goldfrapp, released in 2010:





In 2005, British DJ Meck did a remix of Leo Sayer's "Thunder In My Heart," and the video is a tribute to the opening scene of Xanadu:





In 2002, Xanadu was spoofed in the movie Austin Powers in Goldmember.





Superfan Ken Anderson held Xanadu-themed exercise/dance classes in Los Angeles
on July 20 and 21, 2002.  You can read the L.A. Times story on Ken's page here.





The 2001 video for Kylie Minogue's "Your Disco Needs You" pays homage to the "Suspended in Time" scene:





Clothing designer Jack Mulqueen designed dresses inspired by the muses to coincide with the movie release in 1980.