It’s the new national anthem. There was a group of protestors walking down the street in front of my residence the other night singing/rapping this.
Hip Hop Dix
N.W.A has been shouting “Fuck Tha Police” for over 30 years. Written by Ice Cube, MC Ren and The D.O.C., the track took aim at police brutality and the racial profiling running rampant in their L.A. neighborhoods.
In 2020, their words still ring true and have become somewhat of an anthem for the current protests and riots erupting across the country in the name of George Floyd.
According to Rolling Stone, the Straight Outta Compton song has seen a 272 percent increase in on-demand audio streams from May 27 through June 1, compared to the five days before Floyd’s death.