Local artist's song about Reeva Steenkamp could stir up a storm

2014-07-03 12:57
Reeva Steenkamp
Cape Town – While the Oscar Pistorius trial is still playing off in court, a new controversy has hit social media in the form of a song.

Local artist Mathew Gold released a beautiful acoustic song via Twitter on Tuesday about Reeva and what her last words could have been.

He posted the song together with a photo next to Oscar Pistorius on Soundcloud with the following message: "Yesterday I visited the University of Pretoria and took this picture of myself next to Oscar Pistorius. I wrote and recorded this song with a fictional opinion about what Reeav's last words were. This is my unofficial story. This song is not just about Reeva and Oscar , many people are in tough situations daily. This is also for you. (sic)"

The heart-wrenching song include lines such as "When did I choose the wrong love?… Take your ring and your good luck…" and the very dark and sad "I got something to tell you… I had a dream that I dreamt that I choked you!."

Listen to the song here:

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.