Is the Fresh Prince Back? Will Smith Performs Improvised Rap

May 21, 2013 11:00 am

He’s still getting jiggy with it!

Will Smith treated fans to a sampling of his classic hit “Summertime” on the Late Show with David Letterman on Monday night.

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Before heading over to the couch to promote his new movie After EarthWill grabbed an extra microphone from bandleader Paul Shaffer. Accompanied by a loud and excited audience, Will broke into the first verse of the song and continued on for about a minute before settling in for his interview.

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Will, who is now best known for his acting, has not released a rap album since 2005’s Lost and Found.

The brief performance does beg the question: Will we see a DJ Jazzy Jeff and The Fresh Prince reunion anytime soon? Maybe not. But Will was spotted with Kanye West in a Brazilian studio back in February.

What is your favorite Will Smith track?