Early morning, April four
Shot rings out in the Memphis sky.
Free at last, they took your life
They could not take your pride.
Shortly after 6:00 a.m in the morning on April 4, 1968, this visionary civil rights leader was brutally assassintated outside his hotel room in Memphis Tennessee. Read about that tragedy HERE
What legendary band, whose lyrics are quoted above, commemorates and honors this man and his dream?
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Can you name an Ellis Paul song that also references this great leader? I can think of two.