Kendrick shut down an otherwise snooze-worthy Grammy Awards with a powerful performance and Twitter provided some complimentary commentary along the way.

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Posted by Blavity on Monday, February 15, 2016

The performance began with him as a part of a chain gang…

He even alluded to the murder of Trayvon Martin

We beamed with pride at his unapologetic blackness

The audience’s reaction was a different story though.

They were already mad… and we were ready

So we prepared for an onslaught of think pieces that will be published by Tuesday morning…


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