Ludacris kicks off Memorial Day weekend with the release of his movie Fast & Furious 6 and his mixtape DTP Presents: I Don’t Give a Fuck. The star-studded prelude to his eighth album Ludaversal features Chris Brown, Young Jeezy, Mac Miller, Pusha T, and French Montana, plus production from Da Internz, Bangladesh, Mike WiLL Made It, and Metro Boomin.
“Basically, I put this mixtape out as an appreciation for all the fans that’s been supporting me for over a decade,” Luda told Rap-Up TV.
He addresses his haters on “Mad Fo” featuring Chris Brown, Meek Mill, Swizz Beatz, and Pusha T, and caters to the ladies on Da Internz-produced club banger “Dancing Dirty” featuring Brown.
Stream/download the 10 tracks below and look out for Ludaversal later this year.
Ludacris is back with his first project in three years, DTP Presents: I Don’t Give a Fuck. On the eve of its release, the Atlanta rapper-actor-businessman shared some insight into the star-studded set, which features Chris Brown, Young Jeezy, Mac Miller, Pusha T, French Montana, and more.
He explained why he decided to release a free mixtape at this point in his career. “Basically, I put this mixtape out as an appreciation for all the fans that’s been supporting me for over a decade,” Luda told Rap-Up TV.
Chris Brown is featured on two tracks including Da Internz-produced “Dancing Dirty.” “I feel like it’s a club record, I feel like it’s something women can appreciate,” he said. “I vibe in the studio so much with Chris Brown. We play each other so many records and there’s no method to the madness.”
He has also recorded a song called “Fantasy” for Breezy’s upcoming album X, but he’s unsure if it will make the cut.
Brown also makes an appearance on “Mad Fo” featuring Meek Mill, Swizz Beatz, and Pusha T. “That record is talking back to all the haters. What the hell are you really mad fo?” explained Luda.
He wanted to work with Mac Miller (“She’s a Trip”) because he respected his independent movement. “I love the fact that he had this underground following,” said Ludacris, who also got his start independently.
His eighth album Ludaversal is due later this year, while Fast & Furious 6 hits theaters Friday. But despite his success in Hollywood, music will always be Luda’s first love. “This mixtape is showing everybody how hungry I still am and that the music is still number one in my life regardless of how many movies I’ve shot.”
Fast & Furious 6 speeds into theaters Friday, but the stars got a first look at the film during the premiere at the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City on Tuesday. The cast including Vin Diesel, Ludacris, and Michelle Rodriguez came together to celebrate the sixth installment in the blockbuster franchise.
A tuxedo-clad Ludacris held hands with his girlfriend Eudoxie as he made the red carpet rounds and later put on a show for his fans on the outdoor stage. Wiz Khalifa arrived with his date, Amber Rose, and joined 2 Chainz onstage to perform “We Own It (Fast & Furious),” their contribution to the Fast & Furious 6 soundtrack.
See more pics from the star-studded screening below.
Ludacris has been dropping a free track each week as part of his #IDGAFFridays series. These songs and more can be found on his mixtape DTP Presents: I Don’t Give a Fuck, the prelude to his upcoming album Ludaversal.
The Atlanta MC assembles 10 tracks, with appearances from Chris Brown, Mac Miller, Young Jeezy, French Montana, Meek Mill, Pusha T, Swizz Beatz, and more, plus production from Da Internz, Bangladesh, Mike WiLL Made It, and Metro Boomin.
The free project drops May 24, the same day his film Fast & Furious 6 opens in theaters.
Ludacris comes through with the fifth installment in his #IDGAFFridays series. On the Bangladesh-produced “I Don’t Give a Fuck,” a faded and smashed Luda is looking for a bad bitch like Rihanna, pops a molly with a bunch of Mollys, and spends racks on racks. His mixtape DTP Presents: I Don’t Give a Fuck drops May 24, the same day his movie Fast & Furious 6 opens in theaters.
Check one, two. Ludacris demands your attention with his new song “Speak Into the Mic,” the fourth installment in his #IDGAFFridays series. The Atlanta rapper shouts out a bad chick on the Mike WiLL Made It-produced banger, which will appear on his upcoming mixtape DTP Presents: I Don’t Give a Fuck.
“Now work it, work it, ’cause practice make perfect,” raps Luda, who stars in the Fast & Furious 6, in theaters May 24.
Ludacris sets off your Friday with the explosive third installment in his #IDGAFFridays series. On “9 Times Out of 10,” Luda links with French Montana and Que, who provides the “eeny, meeny, miny, moe” hook. The Metro-produced banger will appear on his upcoming mixtape DTP Presents: I Don’t Give a Fuck.