Indie Music: “BLAC AMERIKKKA” By J’Moris Ft. D. Hewitt, 254 Assassin

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nbsp img data-original-height 723 data-original-width 932 height 311 src https lh3 googleusercontent com -uME5ERpufe4 X2K3r 4fR0I AAAAAAAAE-k Le3IFWDIsvowBWwCS7iyq 2Kj2vNmD9bACLcBGAsYHQ w400-h311 blacamerikka jpg width 400 by Germar DerronThis one is personal This one is important I m a Black man before I m anything There always seems to be a concern that social justice-powered content at a time like this might not be born of the best intentions I don t know J Moris D Hewitt or 254 Assassin but I vouch for them Their words are my thoughts and feelings And likely those words reflect the thoughts of most of BLAC AMERIKKKA Tracks like this are difficult They are often difficult to write or perform because of the content Sometimes they are difficult to hear or listen to regardless of your personal political leanings And even the best words in the worst times don t necessarily nbsp lend themselves to good music Here these fellas imparted a necessary message while also delivering a very listenable track nbsp The beat is nice It s smooth but rough It s complex but not so complex that you can t feel when to bounce and nod in rhythm And they re actually rhyming They aren t just preaching a corny contrived message from the world s tiniest soapbox like that out-of-work celeb you just thought of The hook is on brand for the song but just different enough to break it up It prevents that listener s lull that flows from monotony nbsp nbsp The gritty black and white video is the perfect partner for the music and message Flashiness wasn t needed here The visual style erases that line between the consumer and performer We re in that field with them pissed drinking smoking and ready to react I don t give ratings anymore but if I did BLAC AMERIKKKA would get 5 out of 5 stars Black Lives Matter img src http feeds feedburner com ff LookToTheCookie d yIl2AUoC8zA border 0 img img src http feeds feedburner com ff LookToTheCookie i 4oveY6K0sPI SYCeLgpDpRc F7zBnMyn0Lo border 0 img img src http feeds feedburner com ff LookToTheCookie d 7Q72WNTAKBA border 0 img img src http feeds feedburner com ff LookToTheCookie i 4oveY6K0sPI SYCeLgpDpRc V sGLiPBpWU border 0 img img src http feeds feedburner com ff LookToTheCookie i 4oveY6K0sPI SYCeLgpDpRc gIN9vFwOqvQ border 0 img img src http feeds feedburner com ff LookToTheCookie d l6gmwiTKsz0 border 0 img img src http feeds feedburner com ff LookToTheCookie d qj6IDK7rITs border 0 img img src http feeds feedburner com ff LookToTheCookie d TzevzKxY174 border 0 img img src http feeds feedburner com ff LookToTheCookie d 63t7Ie-LG7Y border 0 img img src http feeds feedburner com r LookToTheCookie 4 4oveY6K0sPI height 1 width 1 alt Click here to visit this podcast episode

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