Kesha’s hit “Die Young,” currently number three on Billboard’s Hot 100 weekly singles chart, is being pulled by some radio stations and drastically losing airplay time with others in the wake of Friday’s Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in which a gunman killed 20 children and six adults before turning the gun on himself.
On Tuesday night, Kesha responded to the radio news in a tweet:
Kesha’s tweet has gone viral with more than 3,000 retweets and nearly 1,500 favorites in three hours.
Months ago the 25-year-old singer and rapper, Kesha, told radio and TV personality Carson Daly that the concept for the song “was to live each and every single day like it’s your last and to always remain having a youthful spirit no matter how old I get.”
Take a listen to the song for yourself: