Following the recent deaths of
Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, who were shot and killed by police officers earlier this week, the entire country has been in a major uproar–but celebrities are using their platforms to make a difference.
is one of those artists. On Thursday night, the rapper took to his TIDAL streaming service and shared a message with his fans. Jay Z
“I’m saddened and disappointed in THIS America — we should be further along. WE ARE NOT.”
The song, entitled “spiritual,” is the first new material from Jay as a lead artist since 2013’s
Magna Carta Holy Grail.
Check out the full track below.
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Celebrities React To The Death Of Philando Castile, Who Was Shot & Killed By Police
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1. will.i.am expressed his frustration via Twitter.
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2. Ne-Yo shared his disappointment.
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3. Justin Timberlake chimed in.
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4. Wiz Khalifa shares a message with the people.
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5. Ty Dolla $ign told how he was feeling.
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6. Busta Rhymes vented on Instagram.
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7. DeRay Mckesson's soul was shaken by the video.
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8. Diggy Simmons is still in shock.
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9. Comedian Loni Love vented her frustration.
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10. Chuck D has a suggestion.
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11. August Alsina shared his feelings on Instagram.
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12. 2 Chainz shared a deep message for the 'gram.
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13. Kevin Hart tweeted his condolences
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14. John Legend speaks out.
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