Jason Aldean: US country star denies new music video is 'pro-lynching'

A US country star has denied claims his new music video is an anti-Black Lives Matter anthem that promotes vigilante gun violence.

By Brandon Drenon

Tennessee legislator Justin Jones, a pro-gun control activist, tweeted: "We have an obligation to condemn Jason Aldean's heinous song calling for racist violence

But Aldean said on Twitter on Tuesday that the song has nothing to do with race and is instead a celebration of small-town values