She has long spoken out against the current US president, but with her brand-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 involve for anyone but himself”, she wrote.” A bigoted and misogynist reality-TV character with no political event and no regrets about lying loudly and often .” In November, Streisand will release Walls, her first album of original material since 2005.” This collect of chants reflects what’s been on my knowledge lately, and I look forward to sharing that with you ,” she tweeted.
Judging by its contribute single, what appears to have been on her head lately is very much what was on her knowledge in 2016. The first racetrack to be released is called Don’t Lie to Me, and its target seems grassland.” Your cheeks move but your words get in the way ,” she sings, as cords 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 also constituted the question of how the then-president, George W Bush, could sleep at night .)
Don’t Lie to Me appoints no figures, although Streisand aims at” tycoons and kings, felons and thieves” who” built towers of copper and amber”, 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 over interior design.
It starts up an fascinating engagement of the diva versus the Donald, and certainly Streisand, who says she is” a vehement American”, has a big enough expres 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 extremely Streisand thing to aspire to. Obviously, there was no chance of it turning out that behavior.” I only became ballistic ,” she said.” We’re in a campaign for the feeling of America .”
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