Eddie Murphy and Snoop Lion put on the 'Red Light' in new video: Watch it here!

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Because apparently today is National Music Video Premiere Day in the United States, why not take a look at the just-dropped clip for Eddie Murphy’s return to the music world?

A brand new Murphy song called “Red Light” fell out of the sky last week, and it’s Murphy’s first single in two decades. To give you some perspective: That was two whole names ago for “Red Light” guest star Snoop Lion, who was then officially called Snoop Doggy Dogg.

Anyway, “Red Light” taps into that same hip-hop-kissed reggae vein that Snoop has been mining, and the clip includes a colorful walk through a tough neighborhood in search of some ice cream. Things you will not see in the “Red Light” video include a cameo by Sir Mix A Lot, references to the Beastie Boys, or any incidents of sledgehammerlingus.

Watch “Red Light” below.

“I had so much stuff recorded,” Murphy told Rolling Stone¬†about why he came back to music after 20 years away. “Everything that’s on the shelf, it’s not a masterpiece but I got a lot of s— that’s really strong stuff. I was like, ‘I’ve got enough to do a whole record here that stands up on its own.’ Because I didn’t want to leave it at ‘Party All the Time.’ It’s a good song, but I didn’t want to leave it there.”

Murphy’s awkward-looking sleeveless hoodie notwithstanding, “Red Light” is a pretty satisfying experience all around, and if that’s the sort of thing we have to look forward to on his upcoming album¬†9, then he may finally stamp out the legacy of “Party All the Time” for good.

Actually, not really, because “Party All the Time” is forever.

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