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What We Are Missing When We Discuss “Bow Down” & Why it Matters (Digital x Black Studies x Slavery)

Beyonce Ruts

Quite a bit of discussion of late on singer Beyonce’s latest single, “Bow Down/I Been On.”

“Bow Down” is a Diaspora Hypertext matter for a whole host of reasons. For one, as Guthrie Ramsey (at New Black Man) notes, songs are compositions and they are not meaningless: