She has long spoken out against the current US president, but with her brand-new music, Streisand has declared an all-out duel. If anyone has a big enough articulation to listen to, its her …
In 2016, Barbra Streisand wrote a column for the Huffington Post in which she criticized the then-presidential campaigner Donald Trump. He is” a narcissist who has shown no view for anyone but himself”, she wrote.” A bigoted and misogynist reality-TV persona with no political knowledge and no qualm about lying loudly and often .” In November, Streisand will release Walls, her first album of original substance since 2005.” This collect of psalms reflects what’s been on my psyche lately, and I look forward to sharing that with you ,” she tweeted.
Judging by its result single, what appears to have been on her recollection lately is largely what was on her intellect in 2016. The first line to be released is called Don’t Lie to Me, and its target seems plain.” Your cheeks move but your words get in the way ,” she sings, as strings swell with a usual elegance for melodrama.” How do “youre sleeping” when the world is burning? Everyone answers to someone .”( It has resembles of another daddy star’s presidential potshot, Pink’s Dear Mr President from 2006, which too constituted the question of how the then-president, George W Bush, could sleep at night .)
Don’t Lie to Me reputation no mentions, although Streisand aims at” tycoons and rulers, thiefs and thieves” who” built towers of copper and gold”, which could be taken either as an admission that she’s not #TeamLannister for the final season of Game of Thrones, or a dig at Trump’s bloated-banker-monarch take on interior design.
It specifies up an amusing engagement of the diva versus the Donald, and surely Streisand, who says she is” a relentless American “, has a big enough voice to be heard. She told Associated Press that she had hoped to be “very subtle” with Don’t Lie to Me, which is, of course , not a very Streisand thing to aspire to. Apparently, there was no chance of it turning out that behavior.” I precisely extended ballistic ,” she said.” We’re in a war for the person of America .”
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