Nelly Says He Has The Solution To Elevate The Black Community


August 9, 2015 marked the one-year shooting anniversary of Michael Brown. The senseless shooting spawned nationwide protests and greatly influenced the #BlackLivesMatter movement. Celebrities, activists and advocates for justice lobbied for change. Among those celebrities was Nelly.

The St. Louis rapper is familiar with the police brutality in Ferguson. During an exclusive interview, in promotion of his RELATED STORIES:

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