07 Jul '11, 3am

The infamous "fun pack song" is pulled out from NDP now.

The NDP theme songs of the past, such as 'Count on Me Singapore', 'Stand Up for Singapore' etc were great compositions which stirred the urge in Singaporeans to sing them. Up till this very day, I can still at least sing some parts of them, especially the chorus. Towards the new century, the NDP theme songs remained good, such as those sung by Kit Chan and Stephanie Sun. However, in the most recent years, those theme songs had lost their meaning, and become half-bucket attempts perhaps by the MIWs in trying to cut budget while at the same time, appeal to the younger generations. Trying too hard maybe. But NDP theme songs should embody the inclusiveness of everyone who owned the country - not just PAP, but every Singaporean from all walks of life - and it should also embody the patriotic spirit. The degenerating state of affairs in our NDP theme song, I personally feel, pro...

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