On Wednesday May 27th 2011, the world lost Gill Scott Heron, a poet, musician and cultural pioneer.

In this Gil Scott Heron tribute, Freedom Writers Frankie Payne and Tona offer lyrical wisdom, flow and timing placed in between excerpts from Gil Scott Heron’s classic original version. The track was produced by Big Sproxx, who also directed the video.

Download (Megaupload): Freedom Writers – “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised”