The National Football League protests have been rocking the internet, and since then, it has become an issue. Many have aired their concerns and raised their opinions. Everyone has a point and there is no further arguing with that. However, famous personalities and influential names have made their move, and no one can resist but to take part in whatever idea they may have.
Modern outlaw artist Hank Williams Jr. is a name to reckon with when it comes to controversies such as this. Interestingly, Bocephus (as many would call him) has been suspiciously quiet since the issue erupted two years ago. But on October 4, without prompting the public, Hank Jr. released a new song that left fans go crazy. For over two years, he has been mouth-zipped but now, he has the right time to address such.
Released quietly on his official Youtube channel, “Take a Knee, Take a Hike” sprang at the time when everyone needed it the most. Hank Jr. has been saving all his opinions for the song, and everyone has just gotten his point. With its release, he never mentioned a word anywhere nor let his fans be informed. The lyrics of the song just spoke for him.
The Song and its Essence
Dissecting the song, “Take a Knee, Take a Hike” revolves around a highly controversial topic – the NFL National Anthem protest. It’s been an issue that’s been talked about for over two years now.
Indeed, Hank Jr. does not waste time speaking his mind about the controversy. Unbeknownst to everyone, it is still yet to be revealed by Hank Jr. himself if ever the song will be released as a single or such as. Whether it will be a single or not, we are sure that the message goes through everyone’s heart. While there’s no official copy being sold in the market yet, you can listen to the music which is only available on Youtube. Just search for Bocephus Records.
“Take a Knee, Take a Hike” has a traditional country feel with an outlaw twist. It is brought to life with fiddle and steel guitar instrumentals that make it a true Hank Jr. style.
Check out Hank Williams Jr.’s brand-new song and listen to its message below:
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