Without a doubt Will Smith grew up in West Philadelphia. The photograph says it all!
I was born + raised in West Philadelphia. I spent most of my days shooting B-ball outside of the school on the playground. One day, a couple of guys were up to no good and started making trouble in my neighborhood. I got in one little fight and my mom got scared and said “Your’re moving with your Auntie and Uncle in Bel-Air.
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On a sidenote: While folks were spreading rumors that Will and Jada Pinkett-Smith were having marital issues. The Smiths has purchased part of the Philadelphia 76ers.
In a press statement released on Tuesday the couples involvement was announced:
The investor group is led by Harris, who will serve as Managing Owner of the 76ers and as the team’s Governor on the NBA Board of Governors. Other investors include David Blitzer, who will serve as Co-Managing Owner and an Alternate Governor of the NBA, CEO Adam Aron who will also serve as an Alternate Governor of the NBA, Martin Geller, David Heller, Travis Hennings, James Lassiter, Marc Leder, Jason Levien, Michael Rubin, Will Smith & Jada Pinkett Smith, Handy Soetedjo, Erick Thohir and Art Wrubel, all of whom have made personal investments in the team.