November 17, 2016

Ex-Prime Minister Guest Stars On A New Hit Ballad

Retirement is hard for some politicians. But former Belgian Prime Minister Herman Van Rompuy found a creative outlet by recording a song about the power of love over hate. Van Rompuy, who was also the former European council president, guest stars on a track by the Flemish artist Dana Winner titled “Liefde wint altijd” or “Love always wins.” The former leader recites some of his poetry at the end of the anti-terrorism song that was released to commemorate the victims of the Brussels attacks. Van Rompuy croons: 

“You asked me: ‘Where are the flowers.’

But you did not wait for an answer.

Because now you know there is only one thing,

which is stronger than hatred and all things bad.

Yes, I want to sound marginally more intelligent: