The Racist Origins of your favorite Ice Cream Truck Song Melody, has been revealed in a shocking Instagram IG video by Michael Blackson. It is revealed the Famous Ice Cream Truck song we all know is actually the racist 1906 Song “N**** Love a Watermelon”. Michael Blackson sings the lyrics of the song to the Ice Cream Truck owner, who seems to be oblivious to the origins of the song he plays everyday.
For a lot of people, it’s going to be hard to think about Ice Cream trucks the same way from this point forward. This adds to a growing list of famous American songs, tied in some way to origins that are very racist.