BILOXI, Miss. (WLOX) - Award-winning musician Sir The Baptist, whose mother is from Gulfport, wanted to develop to a creative outlet for children here on the Gulf Coast. To do so, the musician teamed up with the Boys & Girls Club of the Gulf Coast.
BGCGC members lent vocals to the hip-hop anthem “Can’t Help Myself.” The children of the Boys & Girls Club had their vocals mixed with the likes of Estelle, MC Lyte, Saint Ashleey, Syleena Johnson, and Ann Nesby to create the final cut.
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BGCGC members who attended summer camp at the club were also invited to participate in a music video for the song. The music video was shot at BGCGC’s Qatar Center in Pass Christian.
Sir The Baptist said providing a creative outlet for kids is important,
“An audible escape is really necessary for kids because they really dive into the music and it becomes them,” he said. “It gives us a chance to step away from the problems and really enjoy the music for a second.”
The new single is available on all major streaming platforms.