Known as one of hip-hop’s most consistent and controversial artists, DaBaby releases his remix to his Hot 100 #1 single “ROCKSTAR”, known as the “BLM Remix”. He adds a new verse in tribute to the Black Lives Matter movement and the death of George Floyd. Moreover, the North Carolina artist addresses his personal experiences of abuse from police, systematic racism, and oppression faced by people of color.
In addition to his numerous investigations and run-ins with law enforcement, DaBaby has openly discussed his past legal issues, sharing some of his experiences on Twitter, saying:
I’m a real life victim of racism & police brutality.— DaBaby (@DaBabyDaBaby) May 31, 2020
95% of the people yapping on the net aint never been beat up by the police & charged w/ some shit they ain’t even do, I HAVE 🙋🏾♂️
Assault on an officer 2017, look it up.
Wanna win OUT SMART em, beat em at their own game.
“ROCKSTAR” demonstrates that he refuses to let anyone stop his dominant run on charts. Whether it’s law enforcement, critics, or those who underestimate DaBaby remains atop of his opponents.
Stream the full version of “ROCKSTAR” Black Lives Matter Remix Ft. Roddy Rich below.