It's a New Day (Will.i.am song)
"It's a New Day
" is a song produced and organised by rapper
and producer will.i.am
. It was released as promotional single on November 7, 2008 from political compilation album Change Is Now: Renewing America's Promise
,. Will performed the song for the first time on The Oprah Winfrey Show
. The song was written as a tribute to President Barack Obama
's victory. It was used in an episode of the second season of Gossip Girl
. A parody of the song was featured on the Boondocks
episode "It's a Black President, Huey Freeman
." It was titled "Dick Riding Obama", and featured will.i.am, rapper Thugnificent, Gangstalicious and a George Clooney lookalike debating whether Obama's victory was really a success. A scene from the episode was released on YouTube
before the episode aired as a form of viral marketing
The song's music video was released in November 2008, and features cameos by various celebrities, including:
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