John Legend x The Roots ft. Common x Melanie Fiona – “Wake Up Everybody” (Official Video)

Here’s the official video for John Legend and The Roots collaboration “Wake Up Everybody,” featuring Common and Melanie Fiona.

“Wake Up Everybody” is the first single from the forthcoming joint album by John Legend x The Roots, titled Wake Up! [click for tracklist].

Each of the four verses on ‘Wake Up Everybody’ tackles a different issue, as outlined by John Legend: “The first one is a general statement, the second is about education, third is about health care, and the fourth is about making a better environment.”

Featuring 11 tracks inspired by the Soul of the ’60s and ’70s and incorporating elements of gospel, rock, reggae and Hip Hop, Wake Up! is due for release on September 21st through Sony Music.

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