Jay Z gives us a new single, Spiritual, that has talking points on the current state of affairs, concerning us black people and police shootings, like the recent shooting deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile.
Jigga wrote the song over an year ago, originally for the Mike Brown shooting, but never finished it. However, knowing the police track record when it comes to killing black men, Jay Z knew the song would be relevant in the future, when something simiilar occurred again.
Now in the wake of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile deaths, as well as the Dallas shooting, it is the perfect time for Hov to get off his chest, what he’s been trying for the last yea ror more. Spiritual was released on Tidal Give it a listen.