The recent murders of Black men Alton Sterling and Philando Castile have sparked outrage across the nation. Both men were unfairly killed by police officers this week and have been the subject of protests across the country. Countless celebrities have taken to social media to share their sadness, anger, and confusion, some having spoken on these issues for the very first time. Jay Z is the latest to release a song regarding the policing of the Black community, entitled “Spiritual”, which was originally intended for release during the aftermath of Mike Brown’s death. Take a listen to the song and read Hov’s open letter below.
Rest in power, Alton Sterling and Philando Castile.
TIDAL (@TIDALHiFi) July 8, 2016