The idea for the song came to him while driving a car. Max Mutzke sings about togetherness and solidarity. He sings sings the official Olympic song of the ARD.
Pop musician Max Mutzke (40) sings the official ARD Olympic song. The new single is called ‘Best Idea’ and comes out this Friday, as announced by his record company Universal.
With the song, Mutzke wrote “his very personal hymn to community and solidarity,” it said. «To everything that connects people and what makes them stronger. No matter whether as a couple, as friends, family or as a team at the Olympic Games. ‘
Mutzke was quoted as saying that the line «We are the best idea we have ever had» came to him while driving. «A strong sentence that expresses a strong emotion. A feeling that is not necessarily limited to the partnership. This feeling is universal and can also be applied to your best friends. On the beloved pet, to which one is loyally connected, or of course on the favorite team in sport, for which the heart beats, ”explained the 40-year-old.
Mutzke made his first appearance on the big stage in 2004 at the Eurovision Song Contest (ESC) with the title “Can’t Wait Until Tonight” written by Stefan Raab. At that time he reached eighth place in the music competition. The Tokyo Summer Olympics begin Friday (July 23) next week.