Word-Soul Artist LadyBoss-AmaniShakhete Releases New Music Video "Murder 2012" - Now On YouTube
-- The video can be viewed online at www.youtube.com/watch?v=uB8krsNIn7Q --
Pacific Northwest/USA (June 21, 2012) -- There are thousands of music videos, but none quite like "Murder 2012." This new video by Word-Soul Artist LadyBoss-Amanishakhete (A-ma-ni-sha-kete) depicts a message that racism is escalating in the twenty-first century. Underreported in mainstream media, hate groups have tripled in the past three years, are increasingly dangerous and use high profile blacks - such as President Obama and Trayvon Martin - to heighten their hate messaging.
Both Obama and Martin are featured in the video, including Aaron Campbell, an unarmed mentally ill black man who was gunned downed by police in Portland, Oregon. The Aaron Campbell case gained national attention because the police officer, who was fired because of the unjustified shooting, is being reinstated to active duty.
"Times are dangerous for especially people-of-color," warns LadyBoss-Amanishakhete. "There is a clear attack on our civil rights."
Unlike her first album, Epiphany of Lady, which introduced her as an introspective and spiritual artist, in "Murder 2012", LadyBoss is hard-hitting. The soundtrack's powerful mix of symbolic lyrics also demonstrate an artist who remains true to her style - Word-Soul - a vocal sound LadyBoss created and defines as: a balance between spokenword, rap and hip hop with emphasis on a message that is underscored by jammin' music!
Since the release of "Murder 2012", LadyBoss' fans have grown to include people who live in the Netherlands, United Kingdom and Israel.
"Music with a message can bring people together," says LadyBoss. "Murder 2012 resonates with people who want hate and discrimination to end."
LadyBoss-Amanishakhete teamed with Portland hip-hop artist Anuff, who composed the music for "Murder 2012". To support this indie artist, music enthusiasts can download the song from cdbaby, whotune.com, Amazon MP3, iTunes and other online retailers. The video is produced by Perception Media in Portland, Oregon.
WATCH THE VIDEO:
The Murder 2012 music video can be viewed now on YouTube at www.youtube.com/watch?v=uB8krsNIn7Q.
Fans can follow LadyBoss-Amanishakhete on Twitter (www.twitter.com/#!/BossArtistand) and Facebook (www.facebook.com/pages/Ladyboss-Amanishakhete/284525531597347).
LadyBoss-Amanishakhete is currently an independent, unsigned artist whose name means: a ruler of self through beauty, peace and love. Amanishakhete is the name of the Nubian Queen Amanishakheto - meaning mother of peace, beauty and love - who ruled Nubia from 10 BC to 1 AD. Queen Amanishakheto was known as a great warrior and woman of great wealth. LadyBoss-Amanishakhete sees herself as a warrior for humanity; such is the mission of LadyBoss LLC (which owns the LadyBoss-Amanishakhete brand) which is to: Inspire humanity through the heart and soul of a woman.
MEDIA ONLY: For a complimentary copy of "Murder 2012", visit AirplayDirect.com for a digital download or contact Lenora Daniel at email@example.com for a hard copy CD and complete press kit.
S. Lenora McDaniel
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