What social activism has Tracy Chapman been involved with?
This image appears in the gallery:
10 facts about 'Fast Car' singer Tracy Chapman
8. What social activism has Tracy Chapman been involved with?
Chapman is known to be a politically and socially active musician. In 2009, she said: "I'm approached by lots of organizations and lots of people who want me to support their various charitable efforts in some way. And I look at those requests and I basically try to do what I can. And I have certain interests of my own, generally an interest in human rights." In 1988, she performed in London as part of a worldwide concert tour to commemorate the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.