I knew it. Slapping that reporter was all a scheme to gain his edge back so he can get back into the rap game. It wasn’t much, but it’s a start. Just watch, in a couple of weeks Will Smith is going to appear on camera with Birdman a new face tat, announcing a return to rap and his ironic signing to Young Money.

But really, Will Smith is rapping again. Check out a clip from Summertime 3, the upcoming mixtape from DJ Jazzy Jeff and Mick Boogie. The tape is due June 10th.

SLAPPING A REPORTER, AND 5 OTHER THINGS WILL SMITH COULD DO TO SET UP A RAP COMEBACK

(TMZ)