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Pop musicians sound off on Trump's ban on some U.S. entries

Pop musicians sound off on Trump's ban on some U.S. entries

Many in the pop music community are weighing in with protests against President’s Trump’s executive order Friday that suspends refugee arrivals and bans entry to the U.S. from seven Muslim-majority countries. 

“America is a nation of immigrants, and we find this anti-democratic and fundamentally un-American,” Bruce Springsteen told an audience in Adelaide, Australia, on Monday before he and the E Street Band performed what he introduced as “an immigrant song,” “American Land.”

Pop superstar Rihanna tweeted Saturday, “The news is devastating! America is being ruined right before our eyes!”

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