June 23, 2015
After trying to change Detroit, Sean now releases the visual accompaniment to his touching tribute to his late grandmother with Kanye and John providing assistance.
Says Sean, on the video:
“One Man Can Change the World” serves as a homage to my late grandmother Mildred V. Leonard who went on to break through the ceilings of poverty, racism and sexism to become one of the first female Black Captains in WWII, before becoming one of the first Black female Police Officers in Detroit and serving an illustrious 30-year career with the Detroit Public School System as a teacher and counselor. I credits my grandmother for showing me that through hard work, commitment, perseverance and faith that anything is possible…
Dark Sky Paradise, as you know, is out now. As a bonus, check out Statik Selektah’s take on the song as well.