Nelly and Ashanti Update

Nelly will be releasing his fifth studio album Brass Knuckles on November 13th. He recently shot a video for the first single, “Wadsyaname,” with Chris Robinson. The video will debut at the end of this month. Catch him performing the song on tonight’s BET Hip-Hop Awards.

Nelly’s girlfriend Ashanti is busy on an album of her own, but don’t expect it to drop this year. Sources tell that Ashanti’s back in the studio reworking some tracks for the album, now slated for a February 2008 release. The first single, “Hey Baby (After The Club),” went for radio adds this week.