“Blackout Tuesday” may have been the day that the industry tasked itself with reflecting on ways that it can support the black community, but obviously it’s about much more than one day. The Task Force for Meaningful Change that Universal Music chief Lucian Grainge announced over the weekend has issued its call to action in the form of a memo from its co-chairs, UMG chief counsel Jeff Harleston, and Motown Records President Ethiopia Habtemariam. It lays out the Task Force’s structure, its current actions, what’s to come — and not least information on voter registration. Read it in full below.
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