Skip Nav
Summer
28 Cool Ideas For a Summer Wedding
Advice
The Keychain Alarm That I Trust Way More Than My Pepper Spray
Relationships
Do You Try to Fix the People You Date? 5 Things You Could Be at Risk For

Bhutto's Daughter Sings Tribute to Her Slain Mother

Bhutto's Daughter Sings Tribute to Her Slain Mother

The oldest daughter of Pakistan's assassinated former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, who was killed in a combination of gunfire and suicide bombing at a rally last year, has written and recorded a rap-infused song expressing the pain over her mother's death. The album, "I Would Take the Pain Away," and a five-minute video of clips and photographs of Benazir Bhutto has made its way to YouTube. Lyrics include:

My mother was murdered. I don't even comprehend. Was it worth dying for? I'm walking through screened doors. . . . No comfort or ease. I'm begging you please God bless the deceased.

Bakhtawar Bhutto Zardari, 18, is a student at Britain's Edinburgh University.

Source

Join The Conversation
stephley stephley 8 years
Happens to everyone, it's okay.
heatherhas heatherhas 8 years
Argh. I've never double posted before! Thats annoying.
heatherhas heatherhas 8 years
While I disagreed with some of Bhutto's political opinions in her last book, I still think that she was a phenomenal woman. Pakistan really needed her. I hope her children understand their mother's sacrifice was for the greater good.
janneth janneth 8 years
That woman was beautiful. The song is so tragic.
StolzeMama StolzeMama 8 years
This song sounded sad, but I admit I turned it of after about 1 minute because there was this annoying hum. I don't know if it was recorded poorly or what. I'm begging that my God bless everyone. That was a very unfortunate and sad turn of events.
stephley stephley 8 years
I know Bhutto grew up in a political family that had endured past assassinations - but as a mom, I can't get my head around the idea that anything is more important than living for your children. Once they're adults, fine do what you will but until then, I just can't see it.
Funny #ThingsThatLeaveBritainReeling Tweets
Who Is Nabra Hassanen?
Chelsea Manning Nightline Interview on Being Transgender
Amazon Buys Whole Foods
From Our Partners
Latest Love
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds