Emily Thornberry was spotted trying her hand at DJing in a club in Vauxhall last night.
The public reacted positively when the evening’s secret headliner was announced:
‘Shadow Defence Secretary Emily Thornberry will be joining us tonight to DJ a musicals section’ A GENUINE SENTENCE I JUST READ.
— India Thorogood (@indiathorogood) March 2, 2016
Though some attendees were a little taken aback to see the Shadow Secretary of State for Defence take to the wheels of steel:
In the RVT at the Sadiq Khan fundraiser with Emily Thornberry MP DJ-ing musical hits. I mean WHAT!? — Lee Butterley (@LeeButterley) March 2, 2016
But Twitter was ablaze with praise for the politician, with London Assembly member Tom Copley describing Emily as a “superstar DJ”.
— Tom Copley (@tomcopley) 2 March 2016
The crowd at the LGBT Labour-organised event were clearly impressed:
While Ms Thornberry’s co-stars on the decks also praised her performance:
— Robin Holley (@robagain) March 3, 2016
And the name of the evening that provoked Ms Thornberry’s unexpected career change? ‘Khan’t Get You Out Of My Head’.
Picture: Tom Copley