They alienate-us cause we different keep your hands to the sky
Like Sounds of Blackness when I practice what I preach ain't no lie
Police profiling so keeps your hands raised, otherwise your in trouble. He’s preaching the truth as a very popular southern reverend might do.
Sounds of Blackness is a long running R&B/Gospel group. This is a play on their line “You can win as long as you keep your head to the sky” from the song “Optimistic”
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