Lil’ Wayne’s “How To Love” video shows a softer side of the rapper as he tells the cyclical story of a troubled woman and her (equally affected) daughter. Wayne sings over guitar strumming as we watch the woman prepare to have an abortion.
However, she changes her mind last-minute and gives birth to a young girl who, as the years pass, will watch her mother be abused, visit her father in prison, become a victim of molestation, work as a stripper and prostitute, and later contract HIV/AIDS.
Actor Tristan Wilds also makes an appearance.
Watch below to see how learning “to love” can break the cycle: