"It’s time we highlight the random ways people trapped in the criminal justice system are punished every day," rapper writes
"When people are kneeling and putting their fists up in the air ... That's not a black or white thing, it's a human issue," rapper says at Miami show
"Everyone has to be just as outraged," rapper says. "You can't look at it as a black or white issue; you have to look at it as a human issue"
Philadelphia rapper received two to four years for parole violations
Jay-Z also spoke out about McNair's "inmates" comment during his concert over the weekend, following a performance of "The Story of O.J."
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Rapper wears custom-made "Colin K" jersey, delivers "Bam" with Damien Marley and "4:44" on Season 43 premiere
DJ Khaled, Kaskade, Vic Mensa, Cardi B, Fifth Harmony also in lineup
Rapper says Bennington's death is a "wake-up call" in the fight to treat mental health issues
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Gloria Carter says she wrote "Living in the Shadows," her poem featured on "Smile," during plane ride
Rapper mixes new and old favorites, brings out Meek Mill at Philadelphia festival
Stark clip will air before rapper's headlining set at Budweiser Made in America Festival
Rapper also talks Prodigy beef and Chester Bennington's death in Tidal conversation