Beethoven was black? No wonder his music was so on point. pic.twitter.com/Wo8qqvApri— The Academy Music Business (@BenjaminEnfield) June 18, 2020
It is believed that Ludwig van Beethoven was of African descent. His black features were downplayed to give him a more Eurocentric look. Historians have always debated the topic of his ethnicity.
Beethoven being Black really raises the question... What genre of music did white people actually create?! pic.twitter.com/UGTGrnqd9w— Be.N Reilly (@SaveBenReilly) June 18, 2020