This music video from the USA says about itself:
Janelle Monae & Wondaland – Hell You Talmbout (Eephus Tour Philadelphia 8-12-15).
From daily The Independent in Britain:
Janelle Monáe cut from live television during ‘Black Lives Matter’ speech against police brutality
The singer’s performance of politically-charged new song was also taken offline
Monday 17 August 2015
The singer was invited to perform three songs on NBC’s The Today Show, including her new politically-charged song ‘Hell You Talmout’, which name checks a number of black men and women who have died at the hands of police officers including Eric Garner, Walter Scott and Sandra Bland.
Monáe closed the song with an empowering speech where she implored people to stand tall and not be silenced.
“Yes, Lord,” she said. “God bless America. God bless all who’ve lost lives to police brutality. We want white America to know that we stand tall today. We want black America to know that we stand tall today. We will not be silenced.”
She was then cut off by The Today Show anchor, who said: “We’ll have much more from Janelle Monáe … coming up.”
The show went on to upload video performances of ‘Tightrope’ and ‘Yoga’ to their website, but not ‘Hell You Talmout’.
NBC did not respond to a request by The Independent for a comment.
Text accompanying the video on The Today Show’s website said Monáe was no ‘cookie cutter artist’ and that ‘not everyone ‘gets’ Monáe yet, which is understandable’.
Janelle Monáe’s Protest Song Is A Heart-Rending Roll Call Of Injustices. For all the black men and women who’ve been killed by police, won’t you say their names? See here.