General Election 2017: When popstars meet politicians - the good, the bad, and the just plain awkward...

We look back at some of our favourite times when pop and politics collided in spectacular fashion.

There's little we enjoy more than an awkward photo; particularly when popstars are involved. 

And when popstars meet politicians, not only are the results usually hilarious, you can be sure they'll be someone with a camera nearby to capture the beautiful moment.

With the General Election right around the corner, we've looked back at some of our favourite times when pop and politics collided in spectacular fashion. Click through our gallery below...

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Posh Spice & Nelson Mandela