Over thirty years in the past in the present day, Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff joined forces to launch their debut album Rock The House. Rap was a really totally different playground again within the ’80s, however even in the present day there’s no denying the duo recorded some joints!
From “Girls Ain’t Nothing But Trouble” to “Parents Just Don’t Understand” and what may be their most recognizable monitor, “Summertime,” Will and Jazz had their very own playful cadence that made rap enjoyable. After becoming a member of IG, Will posted a clip Jazz speaking about their early days in music, Will reserving The Fresh Prince Bel-Air, and extra…in case you didn’t know, they low key made historical past collectively.
And what’s much more loopy is that they have been launched by probability…
Apparently, Jazz was acting at a home celebration a number of doorways down from the place Will Smith lived in Philly. When Jazz’s hype man didn’t present up, Will determined to fill in and the remaining is historical past. Up till this very day, The Fresh Prince and DJ Jazzy Jeff are nonetheless bros. One have a look at both their Instagram pages and the assist is obvious—you’ll see Jazz all up in his BFF’s feedback, for instance, as he posts every kind loopy sh*t for the ‘Gram.
In one other clip posted to his account, Will paid homage to his longtime homie. “Jeff was essentially the most ridiculous DJ that the world had ever seen. We got here out Philly and Jeff gained the Battle For World Supremacy. At that time, it was all in regards to the DJ,” he stated.
All love—and lately, it’s uncommon to see two mates keep this current in one another’s lives for thus lengthy…however clearly, this isn't your common bromanship. No, in no way. Take a visit down reminiscence lane under with some images Will and Jazz rising up collectively over time and you should definitely stream Rock The House once you get a sec.