Answering the call of God like a child obeying
Preaching the very same proverbs they killed Martin for saying

from Cee-Lo Green – Die Trying Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

The revolution Cee Lo is calling for is preaching the same concepts as what Dr King preached, equality, justice, love. These are frightening concept to the dominant culture and caused Dr. King’s assassination. However Cee Lo believes this to be a God sent mission and he must obey, no matter the consequence.

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