Last night at around 8:00 my twitter feed blew up with news that Gil Scott-Heron has passed away. Not always trusting news of death on twitter because that just couldn't be so. But sadly it was. Gil Scott-Heron was a legend, he lived a hard life tainted by addiction and jail time but in my opinion the message he gave us through his music and poetry outshines the trouble times.
R.I.P Gil Scott-Heron, a messenger, a legend.You will never be forgotten.
Probably his most famous: