After appearances on The Tonight Show and Saturday Night Live, Big Sean continued his recent promo run with a visit to The Daily Show. Sitting down with Trevor Noah, the G.O.O.D. Music MC spoke on his new album I Decided, his single “Bounce Back” and how to recover after taking a loss and more. The 28-year-old also touched on a subject close to him, the water crisis in his home state of Flint, Michigan.
“I just know it’s not even close to being over. In that situation, I feel like, it’s not a natural disaster,” says Sean. “It’s something that should’ve been prevented and could’ve been prevented, so it’s just disgusting to think about the damages that these families and even kids have to go through with the lead poisoning.” The Detroit-native revealed his mother was a victim of lead poisoning, falling ill due to the contaminated water. “It was very hard for her to deal with, but she was able, through holistic care and homeopathic remedies, was able to reverse a lot of the effects of lead poisoning.”
Big Sean announced that his Sean Anderson Foundation has raised $100,000 to support those affected by the water crisis in Flint, and he hopes the closing track on I Decided that features the Flint Chosen Choir called “Bigger Than Me” will inspire the city.
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