Rolling Stones drop ‘insensitive’ Brown Sugar song from US tour setlist

1971 hit condemned by critics as ‘prime example of entitlement’ but Mick Jagger says it could return

The Rolling Stones’ decision to drop the song Brown Sugar from the setlist of their US tour has been hailed as a victory, with previous performances of the hit labelled insensitive and a “prime example of entitlement”.

The 1971 hit is widely considered to have one of the greatest guitar riffs in history, but its success is thought to have overshadowed the song’s references to slavery, sex and drugs.

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