16 Jan '18, 3am

[email protected] honours Martin Luther King Jr Day with new song, “MLK” https://t.co/0Y9QIQGSt4

.@youngthug honours Martin Luther King Jr Day with new song, “MLK” https://t.co/0Y9QIQGSt4

Today, the United States observes Martin Luther King Jr. Day , the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr., both a national hero and global civil rights icon. Young Thug is chiming in on the historic occasion as well, having just released a titular song “MLK feat. Shad da God and Trouble” . The single is notable for a number of reasons. For one, there’s the emphatic artwork. The image of a smiling MLK casually flipping it to the camera is a pointedly political statement. It’s a weapon – a reminder that, in the struggle for acceptance and equality, you can tell those holding you back that you’re not messing around. Then, there’s Thug’s careening, one-of-one flow that’s always a spectacle to take in, even over relaxed and fluid sonics like this one. This is a big part of what makes the perennial rags-to-riches narrative, reprised here, particularly resonant on a day like this. Fe...

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