Man, I always tell folks that there's nothing pure about being black. Turns out the Electric Slide was created by a white guy. But hey, there's no Stax without Duck Dunn and Steve Cropper, no Run-DMC without Rick Rubin. Marvin Gaye didn't write the national anthem, but he owns it all the same. All your anthems are belonging to us. Know what I'm saying? We don't write the music that makes the country, we just make the music funky. Anyway, with that in mind it's worth watching the video below, especially the middle to the end. So much beautiful to be said about race in all that. But I'll leave that to my lovely commenters.

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