This week’s recent deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, prompted Jay Z to release a heartfelt song about police brutality. Jay Z is just one of many celebrities that are speaking out about the killings of black men in America. Jay Z streamed a message to his fans Thursday night on Twitter.
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“I’m saddened and disappointed in THIS America — we should be further along. WE ARE NOT.”
The song, entitled “spiritual,” is the first new material from Jay as a lead artist since 2013’s Magna Carta Holy Grail.