I wanted a brother my mother I told her
Despite calling Earl Sweatshirt his little brother many times through many songs (particularly on EARL’s ‘thisniggaugly’ he claims Earl’s “my little brother on my mother’s side — our father died — he was living with my grandmother”), Earl’s real name is Thebe Kgositsile and his father is noted South African poet, Keorapetse Kgositsile. And since Earl’s mom is a cunt and refuses to allow any record label to use his tracks on official albums, it’s safe to say that Earl’s mom is not the same person as Tyler’s mom. Thus, Tyler cannot possibly have the same mother or father as Earl meaning they are not “really” brothers.
Of course, they might as well be and they are as close as brothers but, that’s something else entirely.
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