Ed Sheeran's 'Shape of You' Reworked by Rapper Chika as Pride Anthem: Listen

Pride Month may have just gotten the anthem it deserves -- and to think it was under our noses the whole time. The tune-in question is a rainbow remake of Ed Sheeran's "Shape Of You" courtesy of Montgomery, Alabama's Chika, a 20-year-old rapper/songwriter who uploaded her LGBTQ-friendly makeover to Soundcloud this week.

"I will not be ashamed/ This is just who I am, who I was meant to be/ Right here I stand," Chika sings on the tune that takes the original's tale of love in the club and flips it into a plea for acceptance and pride. "I'm out on my own two feet/ No, you will not tear me down/ No my heart will not be bound/ Sing it loud, sing it loud, I'm proud."

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