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But like most Harlow songs, the narrative becomes grating once it’s placed under scrutiny.
In comparison, my beard, ability to achieve waves, and parentage put me squarely in the category of people who don’t resemble Harlow and, by his estimation, should love him.
Harlow is a known fan of the Louisville Cardinals, while Herro obviously spent his one-and-done season at Kentucky before exploding onto the NBA scene during the Orlando Bubble restart this past summer. He is also the co-founder of his own musical collective, Private Garden. Miami Heat guard Tyler Herro's impressive rookie season ain't over yet -- 'cause the sharp-shooter is getting his very own rap song ... courtesy of Jack Harlow!! But fans who’ve been around for the long haul know that the 22-year-old rapper has been one his grind since he was a …
And while I don’t hate Harlow and generally wish him the best, it’d be disingenuous not to admit that what he represents—a talented if inoffensive rapper whose success is indebted to a system that was built to market to fans who look just like Harlow—is generally irksome.
Just how bad have things gotten? Finally, in a forced “I’m on”–Iman play on words, Harlow compares the current state of his career to Shumpert, which is unfortunate considering Shumpert was last seen playing 13 games last season for the Nets, who waived him when Wilson Chandler returned for a PED suspension. OUT TOMORROW https://t.co/HFK7XxYbMn. But fans who’ve been around for the long haul know that the 22-year-old rapper has been one his grind since he was a … Kanye West’s mouth was wired shut after a car accident. The rookie became one of the breakout stars of the NBA bubble by averaging 16 points per game in the playoffs, going off for 37 points in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals, and making Celtics fans wonder how their team somehow missed out on the next great white hope. For many, it may seem as if Jack Harlow’s success came overnight. The song’s chorus pulls the same move.
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My new single ‘Tyler Herro’ “My homeboy Tyler, he play in South Beach. And Kevin Durant can lay claim to inspiring one of the best diss songs of all time, Lil B’s “Fuck KD.” In the same way that it’s a make-or-miss league, Drake either has your jersey number forever etched onto his skin or he doesn’t.
Eminem grew up in a trailer park. His photo op with Clippers guard Lou Williams at Atlanta's Magic City strip club led to Williams having to quarantine for 10 days upon his return to the bubble and a bevy of jokes at LouWill's expense. He’d throw caution to the wind faster than he uploaded his strip club photo with Lou Williams to Instagram.
Scroll above to watch Jack Harlow’s music video for his new track “Tyler Herro.” For more from the Louisville native, check out the rapper’s $110K USD Private Garden championship rings. Naughty, naughty! At a certain level of play, working hard is a given. He’s a chameleon who can approximate DaBaby’s flow one minute and then borrow Drake’s the next. If there’s anything Harlow lacks, it isn’t a sizable white fan base that’s as enticing to a major label as it is to New Balance (the athletic brand heavily featured in the “Tyler Herro” video).
Harlow is charming and knows his way around a catchy single. The NFL’s Worst Division Might Actually Be Its Worst Ever. Hopefully, Harlow's rhymes on his song in honor of Herro do the sweet-shooting guard some justice.
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Why isn’t his turn on ‘Saturday Night Live’ as the Democratic nominee landing? Jack Harlow - WHATS POPPIN (feat. “Tyler Herro” is a perfectly fine and at times great rap song. Nevertheless, from the moment that “Tyler Herro” was teased to the world, it was clear that Harlow was beside himself.
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From there, Harlow claims he told Boi-1da that this song is a “thumper,” which is exactly the type of thing Harlow would say to one of the best producers in the world. “I brought a gang to the party with me / Five white boys but they not ’N Sync,” Harlow raps as a boy band called “Thotboy” appears on screen to oversell the punch line. Now Jack Harlow's about to drop some bars about the Miami Heat rookie.
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So it was only a matter of time until the NBA’s reigning pale prince received a signature song to mark his coronation. Origin stories are seminal to most rap careers. Now Jack Harlow's about to drop some bars about the Miami Heat rookie. NBA’s Tyler Herro Stars In Rapper Jack Harlow’s New Music Video. And to his credit, “Tyler Herro” is far more enjoyable than it has any right to be.
(Even if it meant the Louisville rapper would have to betray his hometown and write about a former Kentucky Wildcats star.). Securing the devotion of a wide-eyed rapper is what separates superstars from role players.
He is best known for his 2020 single "Whats Poppin", which peaked at number 2 on the Billboard Hot 100. He told me this summer he gon’ fix my jumper”Jack Harlow on his new song “Tyler Herro” pic.twitter.com/tnJrRWXtqw.
On Wednesday, Jack Harlow announced the release of “Tyler Herro” by sharing a photo of him swapping jerseys with the guard. If there’s one thing rappers love more than Hellcats, rhyming “models” with “bottles,” and dissing that one substitute teacher who never believed in them, it’s naming songs after NBA players.
Official Website of Jack Harlow! Jack Harlow’s origin story has always been more quaint. Their existence is predicated on circumventing expectations. Rapper and Louisville native Jack Harlow recently announced that he’s dropping a new song titled ‘Tyler Herro’ on Thursday at 3 p.m. EST. Jack Harlow’s eponymous song about the breakout Miami Heat guard is better than it has any right to be, but still doesn’t quite live up to its namesake’s ethos. So when Jack Harlow’s new song immediately begins with a fallacy, “The ones that hate me the most look just like me,” it’s hard not to roll one’s eyes.
No one can ever say Harlow lacks the motivation to be a great rapper. Currently, Jack Harlow is not rap’s Iman Shumpert, but there are still two months left for him to make that a possibility.
There's no word on whether Herro himself will be laying down any rhymes on the track, which is almost certain to set NBA Twitter ablaze. But what Harlow is missing—and the namesake of his latest song is not—is knowing when to make it seem effortless. 50 Cent was shot nine times. For those that are unaware, Harlow is a baby-faced, curly-haired, major-label wunderkind. Yes, a White Rapper Made It.