“I’m from where they raise taxes, homeless get evicted / Just what Norcross depicted, a city apocalyptic / Dana Redd don’t run shit, she restricted, a puppet with strings twisted / The city’s mayor never existed.”
So you’re Camden Mayor Dana Redd. Or you’re South Jersey Democratic power broker (boss) George Norcross. And suddenly, questions about your political dealings have crossed from the back rooms and wonky websites into pop culture. Uh-oh. That can’t be good for the ol’ legacy.
With a hat-tip to Save Jersey, this is the new video for the song “Voices (Camden NJ Anthem),” featuring a number of Camden’s most notable rappers and anchored by Big Lou. Starting around the 5:00 mark, he says the lines quoted at the top of this diary.
Thoughts, Blue Jersey?