That’s not Trayvon Martin’s dad in ‘This Is America’

( CNN) The new Childish Gambino video, “This Is America, ” is filled with powerful imagery, but Trayvon Martin’s father is not a part of that.

The Internet started buzzing after the music video’s release that the man playing guitar at the beginning was Tracy Martin, parent of the teen slain by neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman in Sanford, Florida, in 2012.

But, in reality, it’s Calvin C. Winbush II, a Los Angeles-based actor and musician who goes by “Calvin the Second” professionally.

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