Record Companies Join Together For Blackout Tuesday For George Floyd
The death of George Floyd has gained Nationwide attention about racism and police brutality and the record industry has come together to voice their concern.
Today (June 2nd) is being recognized as 'Blackout Tuesday' as they will stop conducting regular business and not release any new music from their artist.
The following record companies have joined together in solidarity of George Floyd.
- Universal Music Group
- Warner Music
- Atlantic Records
- Columbia Records
- Interscope Records Geffen A&M
- Def Jam
- Sony Music
Statements started coming out on their social media platforms saying it's a "urgent step to provoke accountability and change."
If you are planning to join in for 'Blackout Tuesday" change your social media profile picture to a black wallpaper and use the hashtag #TheShowMustBePaused and use your voice to protest the injustice.
Let's continue to BE THE CHANGE to eliminate racism once and for all!