Joey Bada$$ sure is making “Waves” in the rap industry in 2012. The Brooklynite debuts his Va$htie-directed video for one of many standout cuts off his 1999 debut mixtape. Watch the MTV2 premiere above.

After the jump, a recap of Joey’s recent show at NYC’s S.O.B.’s on Thursday night…..

Previously: Joey Bada$$ – 1999 (Mixtape)