“This is the best Dad moment everrrrr!!!,” the prolific producer wrote on Instagram (March 4). “Congrats to my son Egypt for producing his 1st track on this amazing Kendrick Album—————- he’s only 5yrs old wowwwwwww@aliciakeys look at our lil guy baby———— #blessingsonblessings thx#Kendrick for investing in the future !!! Track 7.”
Swizzy also posted videos of the pint-sized beatmaker creating the “untitled 7” track in the studio.
“Egypt making the beat for Kendrick !!!! Only 5yrs old—- #Kendrick???? ?????? shout out to the youth !!!!!!#blessingsonblessings FYI no help on the beat!!!,” he added.
Egypt’s mom, Alicia Keys, also gushed about her son’s accomplishment on her Instagram. “He got up that morning humming a melody….. We went to the piano to find it….he picked it out by ear….he loves to play…. I know that feeling——–
Congratulations Egypt for practicing and learning and trying and listening to the music in your heart!—————-#KendrickLamar #EgyptDean,” she wrote.
Kendrick Lamar released his surprise eight-track project at midnight (March 4).
Billboard has reached out to Swizz Beatz for comment.