It’s been a minute since we’ve heard from Buddy, but it looks like Pharrell’s i am OTHER signee is ready to seize his opportunity heading into 2017. With his spankin’ new single “Shine” making a splash online, the Compton rapper gives the song a visual makeover that’ll put a smile on your face — even when you run out of milk in the morning.

“‘Shine’ is a ghetto hymn acknowledging inevitable death while showing gratitude for abundant life,” Buddy told The FADER. “It’s written from the perspective of an optimistic young black male growing up in Compton as he thrives for enlightenment through all adversity.”

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