GLASGOW-BORN singer Lulu has backed the Justice for George Floyd campaign. 

The star, 71, who grew up in the city's Dennistoun, took to her Instagram to share images of Mr Floyd who died last Monday.

The 46-year-old died after being arrested by police outside a shop in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 

Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has been arrested and charged in connection with the death. 

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Since his death, tens of thousands of protesters have taken to the streets across America with peaceful demonstrations against police killings of black people.

The peaceful protests were also overshadowed by unrest that ravaged cities from Philadelphia to Los Angeles and flared near the White House.

Singer Lulu, who is known for hit single Shout, said: "This is all our fight. Stop the killing of our sons and our brothers. We are one. Justice for George Floyd. Speak up."


This is all our fight.... STOP the killing of our sons and our brothers.... We are ONE! #justiceforgeorgefloyd #speakup

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Her post was accompanied with two powerful images including the words I can't breathe. 

Singer Anastacia commented on the social media post saying: "Absolutely, enough is enough let’s hope our governments take us seriously."

We reported yesterday that an anti-racist protest is expected to take place in Glasgow on Sunday. 

The Black Lives Matter protest is due to take place at 2 pm in front of the City Chambers.