Likelihood the Rapper contemplates an inner battle within the video for his new track “The Heart & the Tongue,” his first new music of 2021
“My heart and tongue are fightin’/My mind is undecided/It’s not like Trump and Biden/It’s more like it’s something private/Like when yo cousins fighting/One of ’em get excited/You can’t just jump the gun and pick a side and jump inside it,” Likelihood raps on the DexLvL-produced monitor, later including, “My heart and mind are beefing/I call ’em Rhyme and Reason.”
The video, written and directed by Likelihood, finds the rapper in deep thought, sputtering out the lyrics to the brand new monitor one phrase at a time. The track additionally consists of references to Poseidon, Liam Neeson, and the traditional thinker Thales of Miletus.
Whereas Likelihood the Rapper up to date his ongoing Merry Christmas Lil Mama in 2020, he has not launched a brand new album since 2019’s The Huge Day. He’s additionally in the course of a authorized battle along with his former supervisor over unpaid commissions (the ex-manager’s lawsuit states) and demanding kickbacks (as Likelihood’s lawsuit alleges).