As it turns out, there is a song called “The Lonesome Death of Trayvon Martin.” A little over a year ago, singer/songwriter Jonah Matranga rewrote the lyrics to “Hattie Carroll” and uploaded the result to YouTube. As a commenter notes, the irony lies in the fact that Bob Dylan’s real surname, Zimmerman, also belongs to the man who shot Trayvon. For those interested, the video is below.
July 24, 2013
The Lonesome Death of Trayvon Martin