Putin sits down at piano in China, plays Soviet songs
- Author: Rogelio Becker May 16, 2017,
May 16, 2017, 7:16
Pic: ReutersBEIJING: Russian President Vladimir Putin turned heads on social media after he performed a piano recital while waiting to meet his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping.
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Putin sat down and spontaneously played two Russian songs, "Moscow Windows" and "The City on the Free Neva River", Russia's Sputnik news agency reported. I can not say I played, I was just pressing the keys with two or three fingers. "But they chose to post it".
"Putin, is there anything you can't do?" a user asked.
The world's finest are in Beijing this week for the Belt and Road Forum, including Russian Bond-Villain-in-Chief and man of many talents, Vladimir Putin.
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Putin has said he wants to rebuild relations with the USA under President Donald Trump after ties all but collapsed under the Obama administration. In 2010, he took the stage at a charity concert with a jazz band to play and sing 'Blueberry Hills.' Not just this, but Putin is also fond of sea diving and hunting.