comScore What is This Video of Mary J. Blige Singing to Hillary Clinton?

What is This Video of Mary J. Blige Singing to Hillary Clinton?

Um, we don’t really know what to say about this one. Last night, Apple released a teaser for an upcoming interview between Mary J. Blige and Hillary Clinton.

The video begins with the R&B singer serenading Clinton about police brutality. It begins, “If an officer stops you / Always be polite / And never ever run away / Promise mama you’ll keep your hands in sight.” It ends with “You can get killed just for living in / Your American skin.” Clinton and Blige are holding hands.

The reactions on the Internet were pretty great:

Some predicted that perhaps Mary J. Blige had a dancery agenda:

Apple later released a second video with less singing (though still, there is some singing):

We don’t really know what to make of this. It doesn’t seem like Clinton knows either.

[image via screen grab]

[H/T Buzzfeed]

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