Young, White America Takes Macklemore Up On A Conversation About Race And Privilege | KUOW News and Information

Young, White America Takes Macklemore Up On A Conversation About Race And Privilege

Feb 29, 2016

Just a few weeks ago we and everybody else were talking about Macklemore's new song, "White Privilege II." It's uncomfortable on purpose, almost nine minutes grappling with Black Lives Matter movement, white privilege and racial guilt. Is Macklemore's young, white audience tuning in or heading for the exits? RadioActive youth producer Nina Tran talked to fan Rachel Davey on Friday night at Macklemore and Ryan Lewis show on Capitol Hill.