Revolution – A Song for the 99%


Tracy Chapman said/sang it best:

“Poor people gonna rise up, and get their share…

Poor people gonna rise up, and take what’s theirs.”


I can’t think of a song that is more appropriate to express the frustration felt by the 99%!


Talking ‘Bout A Revolution, single from the album called Tracy Chapman, released in 1988.


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