Music industry hits pause to reflect as U.S. protests rage
(Reuters) – Leading record labels will mark “Black Out Tuesday” this week, suspending business and working with communities to fight racial inequality after protests erupted in the United States following the death of a black man, George Floyd, in police custody.
FILE PHOTO: Passengers in car cheer as protestors rally against the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, beneath a billboard with his name on it, in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S., May 31, 2020. Picture taken May 31, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder/File Photo
Several top artists have also spoken out in response to the…