In light of the killing of Mike Brown, the hip hop community has stepped up to the plate, through song, to voice their grievances of a system which continues to allow injustice in the African American community. Numerous artist from Nelly & Chris Brown to J. Cole and T.I. have either participated in protest or made songs in regards to the situation. Many people often criticize hip hop artist for not doing enough for the communities they come out of. But it’s now looking like this view may soon change.