The clip, animated by Ghost Drank, is like a Rorschach test of colors mixed with the video for Tom Tom Club's 'Genius of Love' on acid—eyeballs with streaming colors and blank head shapes that are suddenly filled in with details and squiggles. About two-thirds of the way through, live shots from one of Ali's sets appear, sequenced and edited with splotches of color to make the club rapper look like he's part of a cartoon.
In a statement released with the video, Ali wrote: "I'm telling you my story from existing in Baltimore to being condemned by society to being self empowered and just wantin to be free. I'm purposely trynna uplift not just my self but my ppl too." Watch the clip below.Copyright © 2019, Baltimore City Paper