The “Happy” singer graces the publication’s annual Men’s issue, and in his interview he commented on the situation in Ferguson, Mo.
“I don’t talk about race since it takes a very open mind to hear my view, because my view is the sky view. But I’m very troubled by what happened in Ferguson, Mo.”
“When things like that happen, we need to be a united cell. We need connective tissue to be linked by spirit and spirituality.”
“For every individual who gets killed, someone should build a school or teach a child. We really need to balance things with positivity”
The November issue of EBONY mag is on newsstands October 14.
Check out the full cover on the flip and watch footage of the cover shoot below.