Thursday, August 30, 2012

Brother Ali - Mourning in America [Video]



This is the title track to Brother Ali's new album, Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color. The first half of the album highlights and critiques the dire situation in which we live. The second half outlines the tremendous opportunity we have to re-imagine and reform our society. 

This song is an observation and a critique of our culture of death and murder. From actual war zones around the world to our own inner cities where this summer's death rates rival war zones. He also address's our national hypocrisy regarding violence. We have a zero tolerance policy of violence committed against us, but we're a lot more lenient and patient when it comes to the violence we commit. 

"A life is a life and a killer is a killer". -Brother Ali 

Pre-order Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color: http://bit.ly/NbZfxY

Album in stores 9/18. Produced by Jake One

Buy song on iTunes: http://bit.ly/PmIHSV

 Video directed by Todd Angkasuwan.
-Is[Smile]-

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