StayUp.News editor-in-chief Roberto E. Alejandro recently sat down for a phone conversation with MC Bravado, the Baltimore by way of New York emcee whose Like Water for Hangovers was released last June, and whom you may have seen this summer on the festival stages of the Vans Warped Tour. In our discussion, Bravado touches on the creation of Like Water for Hangovers, learning to cope with the pressures of performing without self-medicating, and the need for us to advocate for people, not narratives.

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