A lot of people completely forgot that Kobe Bryant used to get busy on the mic. Don’t sleep. The Mamba had some bars back in the day. He even was prepping to drop his debut album after releasing “K.O.B.E.” with Tyra Banks. In addition to that, VIBE even featured Kobe back in the day as an artist to watch out for. Before he bids adieu to the NBA after this season, let’s take a look back at his sizzling moments on the mic.