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Wednesday, February 11, 2009

KRS-1: Will You Still Be Down With the Man?

At a January 24 concert in Austin, Texas, hip-hop legend KRS-1, a rapper who often cites history in his rhymes, asked his audience these questions about the future:

The president that just got in there is brown. But in four years will we still like him? In eight years are we gonna still hype him? What if he says we’ve gotta go into Iran? And kill a million people? Will you still be down with the man?


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