The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is a classic '90s sitcom starring the incredible Will Smith, and which is ultimately known as the launch of his career. With 6 seasons episodes , this popular show ran from , but it's still making waves with newer generations through Netflix and other streaming services. Although this was quite literally two decades ago, almost everyone knows the infamous lyrics and can't help but rap along to the theme song, "Yo Home to Bel-Air!
The series stars Will Smith as a fictionalized version of himself , a street-smart teenager from West Philadelphia who is sent to move in with his wealthy uncle and aunt in their Bel Air mansion after getting into a fight in his hometown. However, his lifestyle often clashes with the lifestyle of his upper-class relatives. It ran for episodes over six seasons.
Music for the song was written by Quincy Jones who also served as the TV show's executive producer. The song was released as a single in the Netherlands and Spain by Jive Records in , with " Parents Just Don't Understand " as its B-side ,  and it was re-released in by the record label Enjoy the Ride. The single was released exclusively in the Netherlands and Spain in In the former country, it spent 10 weeks on the Dutch Top 40 , peaking at number three. An article on the MTV. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Willard Smith Quincy Jones.