Fresh off the release of his Raven B. Varona-directed music video for his single, “Kody Blu 31,” lifted from the artist’s hype latest release, The Forever Story, NPR Tiny Desk debuts their new episode with Grammy-nominated Atlanta rapper JID.

Per a recent press release, the performance is a “live medley of fan favorite tracks and songs from his critically acclaimed third studio album, The Forever Story. Backed by a live band that includes drums, bass and horns, JID shows off his versatility by crooning on ‘Kody Blu 31’ while mastering the rhymes and bars on ‘Surround Sound,’ ‘151 Rum’ and more — proving that even in a stripped back setting, JID performance ability has the power to captivate any audience.”

Also below is a video wherein JID is interviewed by Ebro Darden of Apple Music about the making of The Forever Story “and gleam into his family dynamics with interviews with his father, mother and siblings.”

Artwork for the album ‘The Forever Story’ by JID

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