Written by Cyrus Langhorne
With the recent release of Jay-Z's Magna Carta Holy Grail and Kanye West's Yeezus, Def Jam is keeping the summer sizzling with a new teaser video of more star-studded releases to come.
In the 80-second clip, popular names and titles from 2 Chainz, Ludacris, Frank Ocean and more are shown.
VIRAL VIDEO OF THE DAY: Def Jam just posted this video teaser of their summer and fall schedule, titled "Def Jam Relaunch." It co-stars releases by Jay-Z, Kanye West, Rick Ross, Ludacris, 2 Chainz, Frank Ocean, Big Sean and many more. (HITS Daily Double)G.O.O.D Music's Pusha T recently blamed the slew of new summer releases for delaying his own solo project from dropping this month.
"Nah, nah, it's not gone drop on the 16th. We gone push it back a month," Pusha revealed in an interview. "It's been a lot of music coming out. You got the Ye album, you got theCole, the Wale. I think Hov's dropping even on the 4th. We gonna push it back but at the end of the day, I still stand my ground. That's politics and logistics. My album is the best album of the year." (Power 88)Atlanta rapper 2 Chainz's announced his sophomore solo album's September release date last month.
"September 10, 2013. B.O.A.T.S. II #MEtime," Chainz revealed early Sunday (June 16). (2 Chainz's Twitter)This week, rap mogul Jay-Z's Magna Carta Holy Grail dominated the entire sales chart.
Rap mogul Jay-Z's Magna Carta Holy Grail debuted atop the competition at No. 1. According to Nielsen SoundScan, Jigga's new solo album has sold 527,000 records in week one.
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