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Song of the Day: “Kingdom” by Common featuring Vince Staples

Name: Common
Representing: Chicago, Illinois
Genre: Hip-Hop
For fans of: Jay Electronica, Talib Kweli
Single from: Nobody’s Smiling
Produced by: No I.D.
Song of the Day: January 9, 2015
Label(s): Def Jam

Police brutality, racial profiling, among many other things have been going on in America for a very long time, and with all the recent protests around the country, it’s like we’re living through the Civil Rights Movement all over again. Today the film ‘Selma’ is released, co-starring Common whose “Kingdom” featuring Vince Staples, is our song of the day. This is that motivational music to spark change in any situation from gang violence to the corrupt judicial system. Watch the video below:

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