Which song did this line come from? “Every day women and men become legends.”
The quote “Every day women and men become legends” is a line from the song “Glory.”
Who wrote the song?
Please select 2 correct answers
Common partnered with John Legend to write this song for the 2014 film Selma.
True or False: Selma was based on a true story.
True! The 50-mile Selma March was led by Martin Luther King Jr. Approximately 25,000 joined in the march in support of African-Americans gaining the right to vote.
The Selma March took place in which state?
The march started in Selma, Alabama and ended in the capital city of Montgomery.
Which president signed the Voting Rights Act?
Lyndon Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act in 1965.
True or False: The song “Glory” won several awards.
True! It won an Oscar for Best Original Song at the 2015 Golden Globes. It also won Best Song Written For Visual Media at the 2016 Grammys.
Can you finish these lyrics? “Now the war is not over, ______ isn't won. And we'll fight on to the finish, then when it’s all done.”
The lyrics are “Now the war is not over, victory isn't won. And we'll fight on to the finish, then when it’s all done.”