Marlon James on Kendrick Lamar, Beyonce's 'Formation' and pandering to white audiences

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Man Booker Prize winner Marlon James cautions audiences against blurring lines between artists and activists, calling on them to speak to "15 million issues" in just the right way. The author joins Shad in studio q for a wide-ranging conversation about art, identity and race — from Kendrick Lamar's performance at the Grammys this year to Beyonce's politically-charged Superbowl halftime show.

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