Ms Lauryn Hill busts out with a new single.
Lauryn Hill is expected to be released from prison today following her arrest on the grounds of tax evasion. Her team celebrated her release with the new single, “Consumerism”.
Noun: 1. a movement advocating the greater protection of the interests of consumers 2. the theory that an increasing consumption of goods is economically beneficial. The irony in the definitions couldn’t be more blatantly apparent if it tried. Hill’s concerns with the system the world is founded on is at the heart of the problem of these definitions and she reflects them in a poetic prose. The pace of her lyrics can’t help but make you reflect on your own insatiable materialistic desires. Why do we care? Hill throws her two cents into the debate below.