All Black everything!
Visions of Black future fulfill a nation’s promise on Pharrell Williams new collaboration featuring Jay-Z.
As part of Pharrell’s TIME cover package, “The New American Revolution”, The Neptunes-produced track finds Skateboard P and Hova celebrating Black Excellence. The matching visuals showcases various Black entrepreneurs and captions of their accomplishments.
The intention for a song was all about how tough it is to be an entrepreneur in our country to begin with,” Pharrell told TIME. “Especially as someone of color, there’s a lot of systemic disadvantages and purposeful blockages. How can you get a fire started, or even the hope of an ember to start a fire, when you’re starting at disadvantages with regards to health care, education, and representation?”