Jacob Katel Mecca aka Grimo flanked by Betty Jean and Jessica Donette, regional co-directors of the United Haitian Students of Florida
Miami based rappers Billy Blue from Poe Boy Records, Mecca aka Grimo from Sak PasÃ© Records, and 2/3's of independent hitmakers Grind Mode rallied alongside a small cadre of dedicated activists, organizers, students, poets, musicians, and community members.
Check out our exclusive video of Billy Blue talking about his life. In it, he discusses how he got locked up for five years as a young kid, got sent to Haiti by his father when he was released, and there witnessed poverty, death, hunger, and revolt all around him. The video and plenty of photos are after the jump.