J. Cole gets deep on the video for his Born Sinner single “Crooked Smile” featuring TLC. The video is a short visual essay against the current war on drugs in the United States. The cinematic video was inspired by Aiyana Stanley-Jones, a 7-year-old girl who was killed in a Detroit drug raid in 2010. This video is intense and deep. Watch below and think about what Cole is trying to say.
J. Cole “Crooked Smile” ft. TLC Video