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B’More to release ‘racial unity’ music video

- said ‘What the world needs’ seeks to bring people together in love
Local artist McKenzie K. Baltimore Jr, also known as B’MORE, is soon to release the music video for his single What the world needs. Photo: Facebook
The ‘What the world needs’ music video has been described by B’More as powerful, impactful and timely. Photo: Facebook
The ‘What the world needs’ music video has been described by B’More as powerful, impactful and timely. Photo: Facebook
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Powerful, impactful and timely are some of the words that local celebrity McKenzie K. Baltimore Jr, also known as B’MORE, has used to describe his soon to be released music video for his latest song entitled: What the world needs.

The song, which is just about three minutes, was penned in Trinidad and Tobago by Andrew Scott from Los Angeles who is also a writer for the designated Queen of Bacchanal- Destra and the video, which is in its final stages, is being filmed by VILM BVI. What the world needs, was released in December 2016 and the official video will be released by the end of January 2017.

“It is a both powerful, impactful and a very timely song where racism has gone back up to a high, and blacks, whites, and Latinos are not loving each other, how we supposed to love each other. I just feel that the song will just bring everyone together,” he stated, adding that the song will have an international appeal.

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According to McKenzie, he has been performing the song at various public events “and the response is really hot and I feel like with the video, the song will come to life even more.”

The young artist, who is also a talented basketball player, noted that for him, it was a way to put into focus what was happening in the world and to give back.

“I realise what was happening in the world and I realise that the world needed a song that can embrace and be powerful and say some truths and touch a little nerve, but one you call tough love in a kind of way. I figured that this would be the perfect way to do it.”

Essay competition aims to coincide with release

Meantime, students from both the primary and secondary schools are being challenged through essay writing on the topic: If you had the power to change one thing in this world, what would it be and why?

The competition began on January 6, 2017 and will end on January 20. Essays are to contain no less than 100 words. The winner will be announced on Facebook followed by the prize giving at the school.

All entries must be submitted to wearegogettas@gmail.com.

The aim of the competition is to promote the video but most importantly, to challenge the minds of the young people and to “find out what is in their minds.”

The winner will receive merchandise from B’MORE’s t-shirt and hat store named Gogettas as well as a round trip for two to St Thomas, USVI.

For more information log on to www.officialBMORE.com

15 Responses to “B’More to release ‘racial unity’ music video”

  • Yep (11/01/2017, 17:57) Like (5) Dislike (1) Reply
    dude aint sound bad atal...keep doin ya thing
  • Cuz (11/01/2017, 18:36) Like (6) Dislike (0) Reply
    Nice b more
  • mi (11/01/2017, 19:03) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
  • drake (12/01/2017, 06:02) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    the man on the move mehson
  • Morgan Feeman (12/01/2017, 08:36) Like (10) Dislike (1) Reply
    What to end racism? It's simple just don't talk about it. Hi I'm Morgan Whats your name? Jhonn? Hi Jhonn nice to meet you. The moment you mention color then everything comes right back up and we've accomplish nothing.

    Morgan Freeman.
  • BIG UP! (12/01/2017, 08:40) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
    Keep it up Bmore!! #GoGetta
  • muslim (12/01/2017, 09:22) Like (0) Dislike (2) Reply
    isn't he a christian?
    • OhLawd (12/01/2017, 11:39) Like (2) Dislike (3) Reply
      Muslim, keep out of Christian thing. What you know bout the Christian them? Look nuh, you stepping out of your league, stay in your Mosque. Tis you say you were.
    • @Muslim (12/01/2017, 14:29) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
      Love is the core of Christianity.
      • Bla Bla (12/01/2017, 16:24) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
        U need to reverse and come again, the whole thing that black lesser than white was a Christianity thing, them a just act like it never happen! Muslim now them say they are peaceful but some many Muslim oriented country at war for decades!
    • muslim@muslim (12/01/2017, 15:00) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
      who ever you are christian jew or muslim just stop it cuz your far from either one.
    • Sherrie (18/01/2017, 13:49) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
      Christian one minute and worldly the next so its hard to answer that question.
  • SB (12/01/2017, 11:24) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    Do your thing B.
  • GRUMPY OLE MAN (12/01/2017, 16:04) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
    NDP MONEY GOING SOON DONE YOUNG MAN!


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