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13 Great Anti-Trump Protest Songs

Dozens of artists have responded to Trump’s rise with new or reworked songs of defiance. Here are some of the most powerful

From pop to punk, hip-hop to heavy metal, Donald Trump‘s rise to power has triggered a new wave of protest songs. Below we present a representative sampling, ranging from a reworked Carole King classic to YG’s consummately blunt “Fuck Donald Trump” rallying cry. Also featured: A Tribe Called Quest, Tim Heidecker, Chicano Batman, Loudon Wainwright III and many more.

Mac McCaughan, “Happy New Year (Prince Can’t Die Again)

McCaughan perfectly summed up the bitter taste left by a Trump-tainted 2016 in this sardonic Christmas Eve ditty: “You could say any horrible thing,” the Superchunk frontman hisses, “and still rise to the top of this shit heap.”

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