Ledisi Is Back With New Music "I Can't Breathe"
|Ledisi Is Back With New Music "I Can't Breathe"|
The solemn ballad showcases the energetic songstresses’ serious side as her robust vocals are accompanied simply by a piano. Ledisi and her production team, Butta-N-Bizkit, direct the focus more on profound lyrics versus souped up instrumentation.
The song’s title is a haunting reminder of the last words from NYPD brutality victim, Eric Garner.
the big voice songstress
provides a thought-provoking and intense vocal rendition, written by Angel Lea Higgs, as she brings awareness to the issues faced in black communities throughout America.
“I can’t breathe / In a world scared of love / Where freedom isn’t free,” sings Ledisi with a heavy heart.
“This song had to be sung. Had to be heard. Thank you to all involved to make it live. Now out into the world it goes. With love, prayers, and a passionate plea,” Ledisi announces.