Tuesday, June 2, 2020 was a historic day for the music industry, as artists, music companies and many others joined together for #TheShowMustBePaused initiative, stopping their daily routines to listen, learn and support protestors of George Floyd’s death and the #BlackLivesMatter movement. For many, the day offered the chance to join the front lines of protests, but for others, being physically present, for a variety of personal or professional reasons, was not an option.
For musicians looking for alternative ways to support these efforts, the answer may be right in front of you: create a song for a soundtrack to the movement. History has shown that music can impact a movement by uniting people and, in some ways, providing a pathway to invoking change.
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