The rapper discussed the challenges of confronting his past on Christmas Eve in the movie Miracles Across 125th Street, which he presented earlier this week. This was Cannon’s first time acting in a film, and he was also the writer and director.
It goes without saying that a new film comes with a new soundtrack, and this one is sure to feature plenty of familiar artists. He has appeared on shows with Teyana Taylor, Fred Hammond, AJ Bernard, and others. The song that is the standout track on the compilation is Lil Kim’s “Big Santa Papi.” This song is far away from what you might expect from a Christmas song, and it’s a raunchy take that is right in line with the boldness of Lil Kim. Lil Kim addresses Saint Nick in the song:
Other cast members include Kierra Sheard-Kelly, Chrisette Michele, Bruce Church and Tommy Davidson. A new member of the Miracles Across 125th Street team, he executive produced in tandem with Benjamin Sumpter, Trevor Rose, Michael Goldman, Mike Elliott, Nina L. Diaz, Donny Hugo Herran, Joe Genier, Dara Cook, and Janee Dabney.