Musicians and politicians are known to share similar traits. These traits come alive during their engagements in the public space.
Unlike politicians, musicians have a unique advantage whenever they venture into politics because they have built a large following over time.
With a penchant for attention and recognition, musicians fight the status quo in society, and go a long way to prove they can do more than just sing hence the reason why some venture into politics.
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In this article, we cast the spotlight on five black musicians who ventured into politics.