shout out to all the black girls + guys into punk rock, hard rock, pop punk, emo, or screamo who get made fun of for “listening to white music.”
shout out to all the black girls who wanna dye their hair bright colors but are afraid to because when black girls do it it’s “ghetto” but when white girls do it it’s “punk” and “edgy.”
shout out to all the black girls who struggle with self harm, anxiety, depression, or any other mental illness, and get ignored.
shout out to all black people who are afraid to play their music around other people because people will demean them and say they’re “not really black.”
shout out to all the christian alternative music listeners who constantly get told that their music is “devil worshipping” music.
shout out to all the black people who are never confident enough to wear band tees because they’ll get made fun of.
shout out to all the black people who get told they have to listen to rap or the aren’t “really black.”
shout out to all the black people who don’t like rap and hip hop, but pretend to anyways because they don’t want to feel excluded from the black community
shout out to all the black people who are trying so so hard to fit in and feel comfortable on the alternative scene.