By The Denver Egotist / /
BLK, the largest dating app made for Black singles, has partnered with rap legends Juvenile, Mannie Fresh, and “the mother of southern gangster rap” Mia X, turning the iconic rap classic “Back That Thang Up” into the new vaccine anthem, “Vax That Thang Up.”
The message is clear: dating is better in all the ways once you’re vaccinated.
Black adults under age 40 are the most likely group to avoid the Covid-19 vaccination, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Distrust of doctors and government, less access to vaccination centers, and online misinformation each play a role. The creators hope this video is both entertaining and actionable.