Ric Wilson shares video for new single, “Trunk Music”

The follow-up to “Fight Like Ida B and Marsha P.”

Ric Wilson has shared a video for his new song, “Trunk Music.”

The clip, directed by A Solo Vision and Mauricio Reyes, follows Wilson as he strolls through his old Chicago neighborhood, accompanied by a marching band. The visual was filmed about a year ago, Wilson said in a press release, where he pointed out that the song was even older.

“I wrote this song two years ago and shot this video one year ago,” Wilson said. “When I heard this beat my cousin made, it reminded me of seeing Grand Prix on southside blocks as a shorty and hearing the loud music coming from sound systems. Just like those boomin trunks, we are rebellious, we are loud and we don’t need to be understood.”

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“Trunk Music” marks Wilson’s first solo release since “Fight Like Ida B & Marsha P” in June. That song was named after civil rights leader Ida B Wells and LGBTQ+ activist Marsha P Johnson, and released in celebration of the Black Lives Matter movement and Pride Month.

Watch the clip for “Trunk Music” below:

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