Michael Jackson's Son, Prince, Quotes The King Of Pop In Reaction To George Floyd's Death
Michael Jackson's son, Prince, reached into his dad's lyrics to choose the right words to express the outrage, he and many people are feeling, after the brutal murder of George Floyd.
In a lengthy Instagram post, Prince Jackson issued a statement regarding the changes that need to be made in the system to end systemic racism against the black community -- and he felt a line from one of his father's songs should be heard.
“Beat me…Hate me…You can never break me.” — Michael Jackson," he wrote.
The quote is from the Michael Jackson hit, 'They Don’t Care About Us' which addresses issues such as racism and police brutality.
Along with quoting his father's famous song, Prince also spoke to his followers and dad's fans about the current situation....
MJ's son posted his message alongside a painting of George Floyd, and urged his followers, "Let’s stand behind that together. Do not destroy one another. Do not harm or hurt one another. Stand up for one another. Look out for one another. Love one another."
Fans stood by him, flooding his IG page with comments in support of his statement. "You’re an inspiration like your Dad!!! God Bless you everyday Prince Jackson✨" one person wrote.