Gary Clark Jr. Gets Angry And Blunt About Race Relations In 'This Land'
Francesco Prandoni via Getty Images Gary Clark Jr., who hails from Austin, Texas, comes out with some powerful new music. Gary Clark Jr. isn’t holding back on “This Land,” his new single and the title track from his upcoming studio album. It started with a simple beat that Clark came up with while working on music in Los Angeles. “I was messing around, and I came across this Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings sample … and I was chopping it up and mixing it around. I was doing headphone projects because my wife was super pregnant at the time and my son sleeping.