Socially Conscious Music and the activism that must follow it

‘‘Critics want to mention that they miss when hip-hop was rapping/ motherfucker if you did, then Killer Mike would be platinum’’ — Kendrick Lamar — Hood Politics [2015]

Fela Anikulapo Kuti [GettyImages/Paul Natkin]

Reading this very important article by Dennis Adepeter reminded me of something I had always reminisced about. Being a huge fan of songs with messages, one often pitched the effort put into…