We don’t quite know how he does it but we do pray that he keeps on doing it. Unsurprisingly, ‘4:30 AM’, like any and every new Kevin Gates song we’re blessed with, is just seething with the pain, passion, emotion and melody that’s become the Baton Rouge rapper’s trademark in his recent run for the crown.

You can preorder Gates’s upcoming Stranger Than Fiction street album on iTunes and download it for free via his website on July 16th. Before then though, you can see part one of the making of STF below.

Bonus video: