This election is proving to be a historic one, and Vevo feels it’s imperative to help their viewers understand some of the most significant issues facing the country. One great way: through the lens of their favorite artists.
In the powerful clip, Chicago-born rapper, Vic Mensa, shines a light on police brutality, community relations and violence in his hometown. This issue hits really close to home for Vic, as he suffered the loss of a close personal friend after an incident with law enforcement. As a result, he’s gotten involved in local politics to help effect a change in local leadership and encourage others to speak up through their vote.