Rapper Tee Grizzley released the music video for his recently released single, Sweet Thangs, on Tuesday, 11 June 2019.
The Mills Miller-directed music video opens with a robbery scene between a young man and a petrol station cashier. The visuals then show the rapper performing his verses in an empty warehouse, where he recounts his formative years as an unruly adolescent. Opening with the quote, “In the greed of fame, she let the karma play the game.”, the music video is then divided into three acts, titled Greed, Karma or Revenge respectively. The scenes in each category look back on Tee Grizzley’s life, giving his viewers a chance to see the person he used to be.
The Timbaland-produced song contains a hip-hop piano rhythm with adlibs featured throughout. Tee Grizzley’s vocals remain composed throughout as he retells the stories of his teen years. The music video has garnered over 100 000 views in less than 24 hours.
Watch the Sweet Thangs music video below.