The 83-year-old singer who idolized Lady Di with William and Harry when they drove to school
The publication of Spare and the promotional interviews for the autobiographical book granted by Prince Harry have made us forget some anecdotes of childhood experiences confessed by William, in which the presence of Lady Di appears as the great catalyst of a family where affection was always present. very measured.
On the Apple Fitness+ Time to Walk podcast, the heir to the throne reported that both he and Harry fought over the songs that Lady Di would put in the car to sing on the way to Ludgrove School , some of which they also sang. the policeman who accompanied them.
In his rekato, William stopped especially at one: “The Best”, interpreted by Tina Turner. The prince reveals that they were able to sing that song “at the top of their lungs” while walking the streets that led them to their school, which at times functioned as a boarding school.
“One of the songs that has stuck with me all this time, and still, to this day, I quite secretly enjoy is ‘The Best,’ by Tina Turner, because sitting in the back seat, singing, it felt like a real family moment,” William recounted on the podcast recorded last year.
“When I listen to it (the song), it reminds me of those car trips and it brings back a lot of memories of my mother ,” recalls William, who also makes an analogy with what happens today with his children in the same circumstances.
“Most mornings there is a massive fight between Charlotte and George over what song is played in the morning. And now I basically have to prioritize one day someone picks, and another day it’s someone else’s turn,” the Prince of Wales said. .
The American singer Tina Turner, now 83 years old, performed “The Best” until her last live performances in 2009, the year she left the stage.
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