She has long spoken out against the current US president, but with her new music, Streisand has declared an all-out battle. If anyone has a big enough voice to be heard, its her …
In 2016, Barbra Streisand wrote a column for the Huffington Post in which she attacked the then-presidential candidate Donald Trump. He is” a narcissist who has shown no thought for anyone but himself”, she wrote.” A bigoted and misogynist reality-TV character with no political suffer and no regrets about lying loudly and often .” In November, Streisand will release Walls, her first book of original material since 2005.” This collecting of chants reflects what’s been on my judgment lately, and I look forward to sharing that with you ,” she tweeted.
Judging by its pas single, what appears to have been on her attention lately is very much what was on her thought in 2016. The first way to be exhausted is called Don’t Lie to Me, and its target seems plateau.” Your cheeks move but your words get in the way ,” she sings, as strings swell with a typical elegance for melodrama.” How do you sleep 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 likewise constituted the issue of how to the then-president, George W Bush, could sleep at night .)
Don’t Lie to Me calls no figures, although Streisand aims at” tycoons and queens, crooks and thieves” who” built towers of copper and golden”, 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 organizes up an exciting engagement of the diva versus the Donald, and certainly Streisand, who says she is” a intense American”, has a big enough singer listen to this. 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. Obviously, there was no chance of it turning out that room.” I merely travelled ballistic ,” she said.” We’re in a struggle for the feeling of America .”
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