LISTEN: Jay Z Releases Single About Police Brutality Following the Murders of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile

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Jay Z is taking a stand against police brutality.

Following the recent murders of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, Jay Z is following in the steps of his wife Beyoncé and speaking out against police brutality. Like Beyoncé, the rapper released a statement expressing his disappointment in the country and insisting we have not progressed as much as we should have.


In addition to the statement, Jay Z released his first single in years “Spiritual,” about police brutality. The rapper admitted to beginning to write the song over a year ago and being saddened it is still very much relevant.

Listen to “Spiritual,” available to TIDAL subscribers and non-subscribers alike, below.

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