The icons of '80s rap reunited at a Las Vegas bash

By Nate Jones
Updated August 19, 2014 04:00 PM
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Life is different when your dad is Will Smith.

For instance, if your dad showed up to a pool party where you were working, took off his shirt, and began rapping about his old coworkers, you would likely be very embarrassed. But for Trey Smith, eldest son of Will, that exact scenario did not cause him to storm away ashamed, or even unfriend his father in protest. Instead, he seemed to dig it.

Trey, who spins under the name DJ AcE, was working an event at The Palms alongside his father’s former partner DJ Jazzy Jeff. Undoubtedly remembering his own time working with Jeff, Will decided to commemorate the occasion with an impromptu rendition of the pair’s 1991 hit "Summertime." (In a fitting twist, the song is now old enough to be subject to the same warm summertime nostalgia that its lyrics describe.)

But don’t worry, other dads. Elsewhere, the former Fresh Prince danced to the Sugarhill Gang’s “Apache (Jump on It),” looking every inch the 45-year-old father of three that he is.

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