The Blog Aquatic » shark fin http://blog.oceanconservancy.org News, opinions, photos and facts from Ocean Conservancy Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:32:30 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.4.2 Tupac Tribute Gives Sharks a Better Rap http://blog.oceanconservancy.org/2012/07/17/tupac-tribute-gives-sharks-a-better-rap/ http://blog.oceanconservancy.org/2012/07/17/tupac-tribute-gives-sharks-a-better-rap/#comments Tue, 17 Jul 2012 17:57:45 +0000 Guest Blogger http://blog.oceanconservancy.org/?p=1761

KOOL KID KREYOLA – ME AND MY SHARK FIN from Spencer Keeton Cunningham on Vimeo.

Sharks get a bad rap. Fortunately, Kool Kid Kreyola aims to turn their reputation around and show the world how misunderstood these demonized creatures are with his music video for “Me and My Shark Fin.” The song, set to the tune of Tupac’s “Me and My Girlfriend,” dispels the stories that sharks actively hunt humans, explaining, “I don’t mean to bite a surfer / I’m a, I’m a, I’m a underwater predator / just doing my thing.” Check out the complete lyrics, brilliantly annotated by shark expert David Shiffman, here.

Now, if we can just get the Tupac hologram to cover this version…

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