Joey Bada$$ Talks Being Inspired By Marcus Garvey When Making “Land Of The Free” with Genius

blame it on Patrick Glynn February 23, 2017

The latest to drop by Genius’ offices to break down lyrics from one of their songs is Joey Bada$$, who talks about the depths of his “Land Of The Free” single.

A song about the current state of American society, Bada$$ details the influences from a Marcus Garvey speech to the Obama presidency and realizing the roots of slavery are still present in his own last name.