Jaden Smith debuts new rap style in 'The Coolest'

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We’ve seen the young Jaden Smith rap (or try to) before, but in his latest music video, “The Coolest,” we get to see some real progression.

In this promo single for his upcoming project, The Cool Café, Jaden spits confident bars in a rhyme scheme that’s reminiscent of a young Q-Tip back in his Tribe Called Quest days.

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This clip shows that Jaden is truly taking his musical craft seriously, as the camera doesn’t leave his face, putting no emphasis on his known dance skills.

Check out the video and give it the thumbs up or thumbs down.

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