Rapsody Recruits RZA & D'angelo For "Ibthiaj" Video

HipHop News Posted on August 2, 2019 at 10:43am

Rapsody Recruits RZA & D'angelo For "Ibthiaj" Video

"EVE" arrives on August 23.

New York, NY – As Rapsody inch closer to the release of their third studio album of the EVE, the North Carolina-bred MC has dropped a new visual for "Ibtihaj," which was presented at the New York City Times Square, Friday (2 August).

Produced by 9th Wonder, the track also features heavyweights D'angelo and Wu-Tang Clan's GZA, who appear in the video alongside Mary J. Blige, and Roxanne Shanté..centered-ad {

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According to the press release, the title of the song pays homage to Ibtihaj Muhammad, a member of the united States national fencing team. In 2016, became the first female American Muslim to wear a hijab while competing for the united States in the Olympic games. The lyrics revolve around having confidence in yourself and always be brave.

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Thanks to everyone who came out to Times Square today to watch the video! Band!! 🔻🔻🔻 us (@misahylton @jayscorsese @9thwonder @rocnation @jamlare

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