We Dare You to Not Break Down Watching Prince’z Tribute to Freddie Gray

23 Apr

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People watch as City Hall is illuminated in purple in remembrance of the late singer Prince

 Prince at Coachella music festival in 2008

Prince wasn’t just a major pop icon—he was also a staunch supporter of the Black Lives Matter movement. Last May, after weeks of protests in Baltimore that followed the death of Freddie Gray in police custody, he released a tribute song, “Baltimore,” which honored Gray and those demonstrating against police brutality. Prince performed the song live that month at a free show in Baltimore. He also gave a nod to the Black Lives Matter movement while presenting the award for Album of the Year at the 2015 Grammys. “Albums still matter,” he said. “Like books and black lives, albums still matter.”

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