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RIP Van Bates, aka Black Hesher

We are putting together a compilation video of his song Fireflies. We would like anyone and everyone to be a part of this. We want a clip of you singing a verse. We have a week left so we are eager to get all of you in. Please take a moment to be a part of this epic history. The song only has 185 seconds in it... so everyone is only going to get a second or 2 of screen time... So don't worry about making it crazy.. we just want to make sure the whole song is covered... We're not using the audio.. so just lip sync or just smile into the camera... We want all your faces in it :) So don't worry about messing up our feeling silly.. that's the whole point of the video.. Let's get creative and fun and send the homie off with a proper tribute... Put everyone in it... good up funny stuff.. get your kids in it.. your pets.. we want everyone in it... It really is going to be beautiful when it all comes together... Send all submissions to [email protected] Or send them to my inbox... I'm making this public.. Please tag anyone I missed and anyone can hit me up with questions... All we ask is take the video HORIZONTALLY or we can't use it.. Also we need to get this done in the next week or so.. So if you're going to join in this amazing celebration... Please get those submissions in...We can't do it without you guys... We're honored to have you all so involved... Thank you... LOVE... LYRICS TO FIREFLIES Verse 1....... I want to see you shine... Like a thousand... Stars at night... Like a bottle rocket... When it's in flight.. Like a full moon when it shines its light... And I... Want to hold you in my arms.. And I.. Don't want to ever let go.. To keep you standing here.... I'd sell everything that I own... Chorus....... 1000 Fireflies in the sky... I wish I was next to you tonight.. 1000 Fireflies in the sky... I wish I was next to you tonight... Verse 2........ I never thought I deserved... I thought I lost all my worth... I thought I wouldn't preserve.... I thought I would always be cursed... But after the storm... And the rain went away... The sky cleared up.. Pain started to fade... After all the bullshit.. I put myself through... When I opened my eyes... I saw you... Chorus....... 1000 Fireflies in the sky... I wish I was next to you tonight.. 1000 Fireflies in the sky... I wish I was next to you tonight... #BlackHesher #1000Fireflies #RabbitMask #Maktub #WeOutHereTho #StillOutHereTho Contact Jason Nichols on Facebook with any questions
— May 23, 2021 8:36 p.m.

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