Mellencamp Denounces Race

JENA, La. - A video in which rapper-actor Mos Def asked students around the country to walk out Oct. 1 to support the "Jena Six" escaped comment by this town's mayor. But when John Mellencamp sang, "Jena, take your nooses down," he took issue.


Check out the song that got the Mayor of Jena hot under the collar...

Jena ...take your nooses down...

*Update(10/10)* Mellencamp Criticized for Condemning Race/Racism