Breaking Stereotypes: Illinois High School Students Get Suave In ‘Suit And Tie’ Video
If there’s anything that’s been made clear over the past two decades, it’s that there is a general perception of black men that’s not accurate. Hip Hop culture and pure ignorance has fueled the fire that pigeonholes many young men.
To defy these stereotypes 34 juniors and seniors from Illinois’ Central High School created a music video –of sorts– wearing their best slacks and button-ups. The gentlemen walk the halls of their school, shoot hoops and chat it up in the classroom all to Justin Timberlake’s “Suit & Tie” record.
Best part: They’re all Honor Roll students, poets, future collegiate athletes and National Honor Society members.
Read more about these students at StyleBlazer.com