Flobots Respond to Logan Paul's 'No Handlebars' Parody

The alternative hip-hop band Flobots responded to vlogger Logan Paul’s offensive parody of their song Handlebars by releasing a new track entitled “Handle Your Bars” in Denver, Colorado.

“Lyrically, Logan Paul’s version of the song drastically diverges from the core value of Flobots’ – empowerment” explained the band. With that in mind they felt a strong responsibility to address the situation. Jonny 5 from the band further said "To see our song used in this way, especially against the backdrop of a national conversation about respect for women, we felt a duty to speak up.” Credit: Flobots via Storyful

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