Stand Up by Cynthia Erivo

Curated by Trao Thao

“Stand Up (From Harriet)” is a song performed by Cynthia Erivo for the biographical film “Harriet,” which tells the story of Harriet Tubman, an American abolitionist and political activist who escaped from slavery and subsequently rescued dozens of enslaved people through the Underground Railroad.

The song is an empowering anthem that captures the spirit of resilience, and courage. Its lyrics speak to overcoming adversity, finding strength in the face of oppression, and ultimately standing up for freedom and justice. The song serves as a powerful tribute to Tubman’s legacy and her unwavering commitment to fighting for the rights and liberation of enslaved individuals.

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