Nike made a theme song for Kobe Bryant

Tuesday January 19th, 2016

Kobe Bryant is in the back half of his final season in the NBA, which means the odes to his greatness are really starting to ramp up, and Nike has even commissioned a new song for the Lakers legend from Robert Glasper.

The 3:45 instrumental is titled “Be Courageous,” and its debut is accompanied by a video of Glasper composing the song in his home and then fleshing it out with a band in the studio as he tried to capture Bryant’s career in musical form.

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You can listen to the full composition below as you replay Kobe highlights in your head.

– Brendan Maloy

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