Blake Shelton Defends “Minimal Wage” Music From “Ridiculous” Backlash
However Blake believes that those that criticized the music “clearly hadn’t heard the music or learn the lyrics,” as a result of from his perspective, in the event that they did they’d perceive the feelings behind it, quite than take challenge with the romanticization of dwelling close to or beneath the poverty line.
“I simply really feel like nowadays, there are folks on the market who do not wish to know the reality. They only wish to hear what they wish to hear, they usually wish to decide a combat. It doesn’t matter what your intention is, it doesn’t matter what the reality is, they need it to be one thing that they are often upset about in order that they will get on social media and attempt to seize a headline,” he continues. “With ‘Minimal Wage,’ at first I assumed, ‘Wow, I suppose I simply I’ve missed one thing right here.’ And the extra I learn into this, I noticed this was actually not actual.”