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PROTEST SONGS :
(Updated on 13/05/2016)
A protest song "is a song which is associated with a movement for social change and hence part of the broader category of topical songs (or songs connected to current events). It may be folk, classical, or commercial in genre.
Among social movements that have an associated body of songs are the abolition movement, women's suffrage, the labor movement, the human rights movement, civil rights, the anti-war movement and 1960s counterculture, the feminist movement, the sexual revolution, the gay rights movement, animal rights movement, vegetarianism and veganism, and environmentalism..."
- Zombie is a protest song by the Irish band The
Cranberries from the 1994 album No Need to Argue.
It is about the conflicts in Northern Ireland known as "The
Troubles", with references to the Easter Rising of 1916."
- Zombie - The Cranberries (paroles-musique.com) + the VIDEO (YouTube)