Robert Glasper Pays Tribute to Kobe Bryant

Grammy Award-winning pianist Robert Glasper's latest composition, Be Courageous, honours the career of NBA great Kobe Bryant as Nike reflects back on the last 20 years his illustrious career. Written to in time to commemorate Black History Month, the song is crafted using 4/4 - 6/8 pattern in remembrance of April 4, 1968 - the day Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated.

To hear the song in full, listen below.

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