As though his autobiography Soulacoaster wasn’t enough, here’s an allegedly autobiographical track by R. Kelly, “My Story.” It comes from his new record Black Panties (yes) and features a verse from 2 Chainz and the line “I went from being broke to sleeping in Versace shirts” (is that a Migos jab?). It’s no “Ignition,” but it’s proof absolute that everyone else pulling for hip hop or R&B braggadocio needs to take a page from Kellz’s book. Check it out – we’ll keep you posted as we learn more Black Panties news.
R. Kelly – “My Story” f. 2 Chainz
Features collabs with Trey Songz, Shy Glizzy and more
Not the Cyndi Lauper song you’re probably thinking of.
From the Back From The Dead 2 mixtape, which drops tomorrow (Hallowen)
Samples the song of the same name by Quindon Tarver, from the ’96 Romeo + Juliet soundtrack
Tha Carter V is supposedly out on Dec. 9th