Cold Shoulder: When Musicians Participate in Boycotts

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  • Stevie Wonder
  • Kanye West
  • Jay-Z
  • Mos Def
  • Nas
  • 50 Cent, Diddy
  • Public Enemy
  • Jay-Z
  • Fresh Prince, DJ Jazzy Jeff
  • Gil Scott-Heron
  • Harry Belafonte

Musicians Boycott

In reaction to the recent acquittal of Trayvon Martin's accused murderer, George Zimmerman, several high profile celebrities have expressed their distaste of the official outcome. Specifically, music legend Stevie Wonder expressed that he will be boycotting Florida and all other states that enforce the controversial Stand Your Ground law. In light of Wonder's recent bold announcement, here is a roundup of other high profile musicians who have participated in boycotts of their own in the past.

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