Ordinary Love

Hey, you! How are you doing? 🙂

Today I am bringing “Ordinary Love”, song by Irish rock band U2. It was written to honour Nelson Mandela and is included in the biography film Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. It was released on 29 November 2013, less than a week before Mandela died.

U2 had been friends with Nelson Mandela for several years, having played concerts in South Africa.

When movie producer Harvey Weinstein invited the band to write a song for the soundtrack of the Mandela biography film, they responded with a quick “yes”. After seeing early cuts of the film, the group were inspired to write a song reflecting upon him. Read more about the song here.

Now is the time to listen, sing and have some fun!

Click here for the song and lyrics

Now, tell me: after listening to the song and reflecting on it, what is the main message it brings to you?

Have a great day! 😀


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