Jay Rock is set to release his new album Redemption next Friday (June 15). While it’ll be his third studio release, it’s been a long and sometimes bumpy road for the Watts rapper, who was actually TDE’s first marquee artist before Kendrick Lamar. From growing up in Nickerson Gardens to dropping his first mixtape, take a walk down memory lane with Jay Rock below as you get ready for his new album.

The trailer features brief interviews with K. Dot, Q, Soul and the rest of the TDE crew, as well as a preview of a new Jay Rock song (presumably off Redemption).

Watch below…

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