DJ Khaled is making a movie with his seventh album Suffering From Success. The We the Best tycoon assembles a star-studded cast of A-listers for the follow-up to 2012’s Kiss the Ring.
Due Oct. 22, the project features the singles “No New Friends” and “I Wanna Be With You,” plus appearances from Drake, J. Cole, Wale, Future, Rick Ross, Meek Mill, Diddy, 2 Chainz, T.I., Timbaland, John Legend, Wiz Khalifa, Big Sean, Lil Wayne, Chris Brown, Akon, Nicki Minaj, Mavado, and more.
“#sufferingfromsuccess will be the soundtrack of the streets!” proclaimed Khaled.
A day after waging war against the NFL, M.I.A. unveils the fiery cover for her fourth album Matangi. The controversial singer-rapper hypnotizes with her red eyes and hair on the digitally-altered image.
The follow-up to 2010′s /\/\/\Y/\, described as “Paul Simon on acid,” arrives Nov. 5 featuring production from Surkin, Switch, Danja, Hit-Boy, and M.I.A.
She has been releasing tracks throughout the year including “Come Walk With Me,” “Bring the Noize,” and “Only 1 U.”
On Oct. 15, TLC will celebrate their 20-plus year legacy with their greatest hits album 20 (LaFace/Epic Records). The best-selling female group has revealed the cover and tracklisting for the project, which features 13 of their biggest hits including their four No. 1 singles “Creep,” “Waterfalls,” “No Scrubs,” and “Unpretty,” plus a new track written by Ne-Yo, “Meant to Be.”
The latter will be heard during the closing credits of the upcoming VH1 Original Movie, CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story, which inspired the tracklisting for 20.
The made-for-TV film, which stars Keke Palmer as Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas, Drew Sidora as Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins, and Lil Mama as Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes, will premiere Oct. 21 on VH1.
To promote the album and movie, Chilli and T-Boz will appear on “Good Morning America” on Oct. 15, “The View” on Oct. 16, and “The Wendy Williams Show” on Oct. 17.
In addition to their greatest hits collection, TLC is working on a full album with all-new material to be released in 2014.
Everything is Pusha T. After a few delays, G.O.O.D. Music’s revered MC will finally feed the streets (and stores) with his solo debut My Name Is My Name. The tracklisting for the star-studded set has been revealed via Walmart.
The 12 tracks include appearances from Rick Ross, The-Dream, Jeezy, Kelly Rowland, 2 Chainz, Big Sean, Kendrick Lamar, Future, Pharrell, and Chris Brown, who guests on the single “Sweet Serenade.”
“I’m so confident in my music, so confident in the product that I made,” Pusha told MTV News. “I told y’all a long time ago: I’ma have the album of the year.”
He also enlisted production from Pharrell, Swizz Beatz, The-Dream, Don Cannon, and actor Joaquin Phoenix, who helmed the opening track “King Push.”
The album arrives Oct. 8. See the tracklisting below.
Nelly rounds up his famous friends for his seventh album M.O. Due Sept. 30, the star-studded set features appearances from Nicki Minaj, T.I., Future, 2 Chainz, Nelly Furtado, Trey Songz, Wiz Khalifa, Florida Georgia Line, and more.
The follow-up to his 2010 album 5.0 also features production from powerhouses including Pharrell, DJ Frank E, Detail, and Rico Love.
The standard edition contains 12 tracks, while the deluxe adds four including the summer smash “Hey Porsche.”
Azealia Banks’ debut Broke With Expensive Taste doesn’t arrive until next year, but she has already revealed the tracklisting. The Harlem rapper posted a handwritten note on Instagram with the 16 tracks including the hit single “212,” “Yung Rapunxel,” and the Pharrell-assisted “ATM Jam,” with appearances from Theophilus London, Toko Yasuda, and Kevin Hussein.
It took her three years to finish the album. “I was totally bluffing when 212 blew up. I literally had NO other material and didn’t know if I even knew how to make a body of work,” tweeted Azealia. “I did it! This is such a feat! creating a body of work has been my secret battle with myself since 17.”
She is already working on her second album, Fantasea II, and plans to drop a single from that before Broke With Expensive Taste is released.
Miley Cyrus set a record for the most views on VEVO in 24 hours with her latest video for “Wrecking Ball.” So she kept her promise to her fans and unveiled the tracklisting for her upcoming album Bangerz.
Due Oct. 8, the star-studded 13 tracks include the hit singles “We Can’t Stop” and “Wrecking Ball,” plus collaborations with Britney Spears, Nelly, Future, Big Sean, and French Montana.
On the production side, the 20-year-old singer enlisted Mike WiLL Made It, Pharrell, Da Internz, Planet VI, Stacy Barthe, and Sam Hook.
“I had no preconceived ideas w/ this record,” said Miley. “The album revealed its name about 8 songs in when I realized we got [nothing] but #bangerz.”
She will release the tracklisting for the deluxe edition once “Wrecking Ball” reaches No. 1 on iTunes.
See the Bangerz lineup below.
UPDATE: The deluxe tracklisting has been revealed. It includes the Pharrell-produced tracks “Rooting for My Baby” and “On My Own,” plus a collaboration with Ludacris.