Best Protest Song Tag Archive

Robert Wilkinson Wins Best Protest Song

Posted June 28

He may have just been fighting for his right to (allegedly) party, but Robert Wilkinson has scored the O Music Award for “Best Protest Song” for his rendition of Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody” — performed in the back of a cop car after being picking up for drunk driving. Have a drink to cele– or… maybe not.

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Meet Best Protest Song Nominee: Atari Teenage Riot

Posted June 5

Atari Teenage Riot has been living up to its tempestuous name for more than 20 years now, and their most recent incendiary single, “Black Flags,” does little to deviate from this trend. Late last year, ATR called upon their fans to help create a series of videos for the jam, a powerful collection of mini documentaries that has earned the band an O Music Award nomination for “Best Protest Song.”

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