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#ICantBreathe: Common, John Legend & Alicia Keys [New Music]

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Touching the non-indictment occurrences between the Michael Brown and Eric Garner cases, Alicia Keys, Common and John Legend all lend a vocal helping hand, delivering profound music on the topic at hand. Check it out after the jump…

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#Ferguson Bakery Owner: Surpasses 20k Goal, Raises Over 222k In Donations from Supporters

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After the unfortunate riot methods in #Ferguson, once the non-indictment results were announced, Bakery owner Natalie Dubose of Natalie’s Cakes & More, was one of the few businesses that rioters took their frustrations upon. Starting a Kickstarter program by supporters to restore her business just after the incident, Natalie received more than she expected.

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Country Singer Garth Brooks Takes A Stand, Cancels Appearances for The Week Due To Civil Unrest

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In the midst, of his comeback season, country singer Garth Brooks cancels his scheduled promo appearances for the week due to the amid #ferguson unrest. Check out more of what Garth had to say below…

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#JusticeForMikeBrown: New Orleans Rapper Shorty Questions Ferguson Verdict with Compelling ‘Why’ Visual

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New Orleans rapper Shorty channels his frustrations about the #Ferguson verdict in a new unprecedented visual entitled “Why?.” Wanting a better life for all African-Americans, the uptown barber by day, and artist by trade questions hardships experienced by his people in New Orleans and beyond. Check out more below…

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#JusticeForMikeBrown: Tink – “Tell The Children”

 

 

There has been an uproar in #Ferguson, and all over the nation about the non-indictment results for the fatal shooting of unarmed teen, Michael Brown, gunned down my (officer) Darren Wilson. Stepping in to give her take on this tragic situation, Mosley Music Group/Epic Records’ Tink chimes-in and delivers a moving track entitled “Tell The Children,” produced by Timbaland. The song gives a hint of Lauryn Hill‘s massive hit song, “Doo Wop (That Thing).” Check it out below…