While it varies from record to record, that certain instrumental can make an emcee want to stroll down memory lane and even stop to smell a nostalgic flower or two. On the Kidz In The Hall’s Occasion, “I Swear” was that catalyst for Naledge’s backpedaling to the days of his youth and it brought out a sense of honest reflection that we love to hear from our artists.
Ruby Hornet was on site to capture Jabari reliving his glory, even filming in his childhood neighborhood for added affect. Not for nothing, Vic Spencer took his cameo and gave it a proper Mike Quackenbush bodyslam. It’s vital to know where you’ve been to get where you’re going.