Jason Aldean Addresses Controversy Surrounding His Pulled Music Video

Country singer Jason Aldean finds himself at the center of controversy after his latest music video

"Try That In a Small Town," was pulled by CMT due to allegations of promoting gun violence and criticizing the Black Lives Matter movement.

The artist, however, strongly denies these claims, defending his song as "not only meritless, but dangerous."

Released in May, "Try That In a Small Town" was accompanied by a music video that stirred up intense debate among audiences

The track's lyrics contain lines like, "Cuss out a cop, spit in his face

Stomp on the flag and light it up / Yeah, ya think you're tough

In response to the backlash, Aldean took to Twitter to defend his song and music video