Will Smith's daughter debuts new song

Will Smith's daughter Willow poses before the Spanish premiere of the movie Karate kid, in Madrid Wednesday July 21, 2010. (AP Photo/Paul White)

September 9, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
Will and Jada Pinkett Smith's 9-year-old daughter, Willow Smith, is making her debut as a recording artist.The 9-year-old has signed a deal with Roc Nation, Jay-Z's label. The music mogul says it is rare to find an artist with such talent and creativity at Willow's age.

Her first song "Whip My Hair" was released this week.

Will Smith gained critical acclaim for winning the first ever Grammy in the Rap category in 1988. But unlike her father, Willow is singing on her record.

Willow Smith is also an actress, like her brother Jaden who starred in the new "Karate Kid," she appeared in the movie "I Am Legend," with her dad.