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Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson Sampled In A New Rap Song

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson Does The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Mayor Gregor in the house!

Vancouverites who tuned into the Rolling Stone website may have recognized a familiar but unexpected voice on the track: ‘Push Em’ by Yelawolf and drummer Travis Barker in the new EP Psycho White.

The mayor’s voice was sampled from a statement Gregor Robertson delivered to the media when first addressing the June 15 Stanley Cup riot.

“We are dealing with a small group of troublemakers; it’s a bunch of angry young men who are fighting, who are smashing things up, lighting fires, causing these problems,” the mayor says on the raucous rap song.

Mayor Gregor rolls in at 2:15:

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