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G Herbo reflects on how far he’s come in the “Man Now” video

The Chicago rapper’s debut album Humble Beast is out now.

October 31, 2017

"You know I come from a city of sorrow," G Herbo tells the listener before he dives into the first verse of "Man Now," a track from his recently released debut album Humble Beast. But in the new video for the song, which premieres on The FADER today, the 22-year-old finds himself in completely different surroundings, reminiscing about his past in front of a picturesque beach in Jamaica.

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"'Man Now” is one of the more important tracks on the album Humble Beast because it tells much of my story in the three to four minutes," G Herbo told The FADER over email. "Something that was destined for me in my life took me along a path to Jamaica, vacationing in a multi-million dollar estate. "Man Now" is about coming from a struggling household, a poverty stricken neighborhood, and overcoming the obstacles that I talked about — and, most importantly, never going back."

Listen to Humble Beast here and watch the "Man Now" video above.

Posted: October 31, 2017