LISTEN: Lauryn Hill Dedicates ‘Black Rage,’ to the People of Ferguson

Lauryn Hill released a version of  “Black Rage” today on her SoundCloud page. The song is an interpretation of “My Favorite Things” that she’s performed live. She explains on Twitter that it’s an “old sketch” of the song that she made in her living room, and dedicates it to the people of Ferguson, Missouri.  Listen to the song and share your thoughts below. is a cutting-edge online magazine highlighting progressive urban culture, faith, social change and global awareness. The site offers a platform for young adult perspectives, profiles inspirational visionaries and artists, and serves as an online community for change agents who are like-minded. Founded in 2011 by Rahiel Tesfamariam, Urban Cusp highlights voices, ideas and images not commonly found within mainstream media.