1. Everyone knows that, of all the wonderful things about beloved ’90s PBS Kids show Arthur, the theme music, originally written by Ziggy Marley, nears the top of the list.
“It’s a simple message, but it comes from the heart.” ~wipes tear~
2. Chance The Rapper, in a stroke of pure millennial genius, has been doing an awesome cover of the song on tour this year with his live band The Social Experiment.
3. Last night, he released a jazzy studio version of the cover featuring guest vocals from the likes of Jessie Ware, Wyclef Jean, Francis and the Lights and Elle Varner. It’s soaring and big-hearted and actually just restored our faith in humanity.
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