Country artist Jason Aldean has recently found himself at the center of controversy due to his new song and music video. Titled “Try That in a Small Town,” the song has faced accusations of being racist and pro-lynching. Despite the backlash and the removal of the music video from CMT, Aldean is now addressing the criticism and defending himself against the charges.
The Allegations and Aldean’s Defense
The song and its accompanying music video received heavy criticism for its alleged racist and pro-lynching themes. CMT decided to remove the music video from airplay, but did not publicly disclose the reasons behind their decision.