LONDON, Nov. 27 (UPI) — British-Tamil rapper M.I.A. has unveiled the online video for her new music “Borders.”
The track spotlights the current world-wide refugee crisis.
Its online video, which premiered on YouTube Friday, displays men and girls marching through deserts and water, lying on rafts and climbing barbed-wire fences.
“I want to devote this video clip to my uncle Bala my icon and function product. 1 of the 1st Tamil migrant to arrive to the Uk in the 60s who went to inspire so many folks as a creative and daring gentleman with so significantly swag that every little thing I do doesnt even contact his sides,” the artist tweeted Friday.
“Thank you for supporting my family members appear to England and having us out of Srilanka and saving us. Every thing I became was to say thank you to you!”
The 40-calendar year-old performer is greatest known for her music “Sunshowers,” “Galang” and “Paper Planes.”