The people of North Korea cannot own a radio. They don’t have access to the internet. They must watch TV programmes produced by and for the Government. Everything they hear and see and do is monitored by the state.
They have no human rights. They run out of food. If they say the wrong thing they could be jailed or worse. They are completely and utterly isolated.
But, on the other hand…
… they’ve never heard ‘Perfect Symphony’ by Ed Sheeran and Andrea Bocelli so life’s not at all bad in Pyongyang.
Here’s some better songs.
St Vincent ‘New York’
Ryan Gosling ‘City of Stars’
Sufjan Stevens – EVERYTHING!!!
Tom McRae ‘It Doesn’t Really Matter’
Zayn “I Don’t Want To Live Forever’
Four Tet ‘Planet’
And number one: