"Papaoutai" (Papa où t'es, meaning "Dad, where are you?") is a song written and performed by Belgian singer Stromae. The song was released as a Digital download in Belgium on May 13, 2013 as the lead single from his second studio album Racine Carrée (2013). The song hit the number 1 spot in Belgium and France. A remix of the song featuring Angel Haze also appears on the album. .