Check out 9-year-old Allan Kingdom's adorable debut album

Thanks for the snapshot, Uncle J.

Thanks for the snapshot, Uncle J.

It seems Allan Kingdom traded an adorable Christian music career for his current skyrocketing rap career.

The Grammy-nominated local MC re-tweeted an inspirational reminder from his uncle Monday afternoon, complete with an image of Stay Clean Stay Christian, his long-lost debut album issued under his birth name, Allan Kyariga. 
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"Haha yea it was my first CD ever," Kingdom, 22, tells City Pages via Twitter. "Recorded it at church, I think I was like 9. My mom still got a stack locked away somewhere lol." 

Stay Clean Stay Christian doesn't appear to exist online, so you'll have to imagine whether or not "Clap Your Hands for God" is the blueprint for all future Kingdom tracks. At the very least, we now have confirmation that his fashion game was always on-point — check out that collar!   

Kingdom's latest release, the Northern Lights mixtape, dropped for free in January. And now that he's a Kanye-collaborating hip-hop star, his mantra appears to have shifted, if ever-so-slightly: