We Are Old And Happy: These Elderly People Get Down To Pharrell’s Hit Song (Video)

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Pharrell’s “Happy” is the one thing the whole world has in common. Whether it’s used to celebrate people with Down Syndrome, or to ease a suffering cancer patient through his struggles, the song has become an anthem for empowerment, beauty and youthfulness.

No longer.

Now, a group of elderly people in Italy have recorded their own video version of “Happy,” entitled, “We Are Old.”

It’s a testament to a wildly under-appreciated and under-represented portion of our society. Old people are just like us, except they need a little more love and attention.

Do your part and share this glorious video.

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Doran Miller-Rosenberg

Doran is a Brooklyn native and a graduate of SUNY Purchase. As a journalist with musical omnipotence, he has covered rap, politics, sports and pop culture for a wide variety of outlets including Lost Lettermen, Brooklyn Fans, Société Perrier, USA Today and now Elite Daily.

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