Hundreds of individuals are watching a rap music video, carried out by a second grader at Bethune Academy in Haines Metropolis.
- 2nd grader will get observed for constructive rap music
- Rapper is Child Balla, recognized in class as Curtis Marshawn Bean Jr.
- Bean is scholar at Bethune Academy in Haines Metropolis
The rapper is Child Balla, recognized in class as Curtis Marshawn Bean Jr. His music spreads a constructive message about what it takes to achieve success.
“I’m going to high school and get nothing however A’s. I am going be someone. I am going be any person,” Child Balla sings within the refrain.
The music goes on speaking about him being respectful and a scholar earlier than an athlete.
“I respect my elders. I really like my mama. I do all she inform me. My instructor ask me ‘Curtis what you need to be?’ No matter it’s, my mother and father can be pleased with me,” Child Balla raps within the music.
The lyrics are touching to his Bethune Academy Math and Science instructor Cynthia Bouknight.
“We have talked about kindness and respect. So once I noticed that video, it virtually introduced tears in my eyes as a result of I do know that is in him. And I am very pleased with him,” stated Cynthia Bouknight.
She stated he’s a pleasure to have in her class. The varsity honored him with the excellence of “Cadet of the Month” in November.
His father, rapper “Balla Bean,” also called Curtis Bean Sr., stated he had no concept the track would blow up prefer it did.
“It went method farther than what we thought it’d go. You recognize,” stated Curtis Bean Sr.
In a single week, the music video had greater than 37,000 Fb views. His father wrote the music. He stated he is arduous on his son.
“We speak about this on a regular basis. In case you’re not getting good grades in class, for those who’re not taking good care of that proper there, then all these strikes which you already know in soccer, all these touchdowns that you simply rating, it’s not going to be value nothing should you do not deal with this proper right here. Faculty. Put this primary,” stated Curtis Bean Sr.
He needs him to place his schooling first and keep away from taking place the incorrect path.
“I used to be forwards and backwards, coming from jail,” Bean Sr. recalled. “I may give it to you blood uncooked, you recognize what I am saying. I did not come up one of the simplest ways. However I’m right here. God blessed me to be right here in my child’s life to point out him one other approach.”
He’s setting excessive expectations for his son and thus far it is working. The little rapper stated he enjoys faculty.
“I like doing loads of work, so I could be sensible,” Curtis Marshawn Bean stated.
When grows up, he stated he needs to be knowledgeable soccer or basketball participant, and if that does not work out, he needs to be a instructor.
Proper now, he’s specializing in faculty and his subsequent track. He stated he additionally has a number of extra interviews lined up, and some performances.