Baltimore Drummers Timothy & Malik on How Life Has Changed Since ‘The Build Up’

Baltimore Drummers Timothy & Malik on How Life Has Changed Since ‘The Build Up’


Well, hello, you two. Hey. Life has shifted a little
bit for y’all, huh? Yes. We cannot thank you enough for
shedding this wonderful light on Baltimore City at the after
all this darkness had been spread over it. Yes. It’s just amazing. It’s just been a dramatic
change on everything. I can’t wait for
people to see it. The series is amazing. We’ll show you a little
bit of it in a minute. And we have it on Ellentube. And it’s really good. But you must have had
so much fun doing it. Yes. We had a wonderful time
going around the cousins, me and Malik, giving back
to Baltimore City, along in the Chevy,
finding everything. But it’s just been crazy,
just giving back, and being able to help people that
inspired us to do what we did. And we just cannot
thank you enough. Well, and the community
must be so happy, too. I mean, they must
be just so thrilled that they’re getting
this attention. Yeah, the community
been like, this– even kids come up to us,
and was like, guys, you guys inspired me. A few days ago,
this guy hit me up. He was like, you guys inspired
me to change my name to A1. So I was like, why? And he was like, because you
guys have that work ethic. You guys work hard. You’re always pushing. And we just motivated. Kids around the world
is just going crazy. Yeah, that’s fantastic. OK, tell everybody a little
bit about what The Build Up is. So The Build Up is a
six episode series. You can watch it Ellen’s
YouTube channel and Ellentube. It’s about me and Malik,
here, with The Cousins. And we’re giving back
to Baltimore city. We’re tying to shed the
light on it so that, not only do we give back,
but we can show other people that, anywhere that you are,
you can also give back, too. And we’re trying broadcast just
how much we can help everybody around the world. It’s great. OK. Let’s take a little look
at some of the highlights. I’m John. And I’m Anthony. We’re design and
construction experts. Ellen sent us on a mission
to help extraordinary people doing amazing things
in their community. This is so sweet,
that you do this. You go back to high school. And you help with an
after-school program to help kids. And so, here’s the thing. We’ve gotten you an apartment. What? We’re decking out this
place for you guys. I want to see what’s inside,
what’s behind that door. Whoa! Home, boys! This apartment
amazing, you guys! I just feel so blessed. We are blessed, bro. We’re blessed, bro. Welcome to Edmondson-Westside
High School. This is where it all began. I want to give back
to the next generation and show them that
you can be anything that you want to be in life. Ah! [SCREAMING] This looks like a band room! Oh, my goodness, a real office! This is great. That was the Baltimore Ravens. Oh! Everybody is going
to be watching this. This is huge. Awesome! All right, the Cultural Center. I think we can do something big. Definitely. Open your eyes! Wow! That is nice! Beautiful! Guys, why don’t you
turn around, right here. What? What? Wow! We’ve got one more big surprise. Oh, my goodness! We will definitely make sure
that we pay this forward. And this will not stop here. [APPLAUSE] All right. I want to thank my friends
at Chevy for partnering with us on The Build Up. And you can see the all new
Silverado in the series, it’s the strongest, most
advanced Silverado ever. And it’s fantastic. I can’t wait for
everybody to see it. We’ll be right back. All right, so what
is next for you guys? What’s going on? Well, as you know, Ellen,
you took us from the streets to the big stage. And right now, we’re going back
to all the different schools in Baltimore City, and playing
at their schools, and not just Baltimore City,
but out of state. But not all that,
we also are going international with our talents. We’re going to Australia. Wow. [APPLAUSE] And we’ll also be in Singapore. I’m Excited to go to Australia. I’m kind of skates, too. I heard the spiders are huge. Yeah. Oh, yeah. They got koala bears
just walking around. Yeah. Well, that’s not true. But, yeah. They have big spiders. And they have things
that’ll kill you there. Just about anything that can
kill you is in Australia. But the people are
the nicest people. And you’re going to love it. Where are you going? Melbourne? Or you’re going to Sydney? We’re both going to
Melbourne and Sydney. Because it’s actually a tour. Oh, fantastic. And then Singapore after that. Yes. I’m so proud of y’all. You deserve it. You’re so talented. All right. I love your apartment. There seems to be
something missing. So I got something
for you to hang there. OK? OK. Oh. Oh, yeah. My god. Yes. That needs to be on the wall. Yes, it does. It’s going immediately
up on the wall. You can watch every episode
of The Build Up now. It’s on Ellentube and
the Ellentube app.

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