Published On: Thu, Dec 10th, 2015

Madonna made an emotional appeal



Well known American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman, Madonna, was performing at a concert in the French capital, Paris, where she made a poignant request and said “We will not bend down to fear!”  She said that after the assaults accrued in Paris a month before where 130 died, during a concert in the French capital.

She further made emotional statements that “I consider of what accrued approximately four weeks before now,” then added, “The heart of Paris and the heart of France beat in the heart of each city.”

She sustained while saying, “We are one heart and our heart can beat as one… The power of love is greater than the love of power.”

She thanked the Paris as saying “I visited here when I was 20-year-old and it was here, in Paris, that I determined to compose music. Thank you, Paris for planting that seed in my heart!”

She was wrapping in a French flag and sang the French national anthem, La Marseillaise.

The celebrity then went to Place de la Republique.

45 Pete Hall, a tourist who came from London, and attended Madonna’s concert at Bercy, stated as “It was inspiring, it was raw, it was real,” He further added that “She was paying her respects to Paris,”

She, who is 57-year-old, sang her hit song Like a Prayer and Ghosttown. She was appeared there, wearing a jacket which had a fur hood over her head. She had her guitarist Monte Pittman. Madonna also sang   John Lennon’s song, Imagine.

It was reported that Pittman said “She wanted to pay tribute, she loves this city,” He further added “It is magical. I will never forget this.”

Madonna praised and gave honor to the victims of Paris while singing the classic French song La Vie En Rose. The bloodshed accrued on 13 November.


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Sidra Muntaha

- Sidra Tul Muntaha is a journalist (MA-Mass Communication and M.Phil in Mass Communication) based in Lahore. She is working as an editor at fashion, style and entertainment in the section of the Kooza. She writes fashion and entertainment articles for The Kooza News.