The following links provide examples of music as social protest. Click on one of the links below to hear/see:
Bob Dylan – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ex-m-eEKsg
Bob Marley – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KIq7RvStNB0&feature=fvst
The Last Poets – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p_dG9ElsWOk&feature=youtu.be
Post your own thoughts about a song which presents a strong message for social change. What is the song? Why do you like it? What is the message? Who is the artist or group? If you can, provide a link to the song on Youtube or another site.
Use the song title as your subject.
Do not select a song if another student has already selected it.
Listen to a few of your classmate’s song selections and comment.
In order to earn the full points for this assignment, you must:
Directly and completely answer the questions.
Clearly and accurately explain your answer.
Compose a unified paragraph using effective sentence structure, word choice, and grammatical correctness.
Respond to another student’s post.