We’re gonna try something new on The305. Every morning, we’ll try and give you a quick daily briefing on the top latest tracks and top news items from non-305 artists and etc. We’ll start slow for this one, while we figure out the format. But look on below…
1) The Weekend Announces New Album Title
The Weeknd announces his new album title, Kiss Land (pictured above). Word is he’s been recording parts (or all) of the album in Miami for a while now. Which makes sense as he’s been at LIV more often. No word if the picture he leaked out is the actual cover, but its most likely not. Stay tuned for more info.
2) Justin Timberlake To Release 20/20 Sequel?
JT’s 20/20 Experience is due out tomorrow (which is a really dope album by the way). The album isn’t even out yet and word is the sequel is already in the works.According to Questlove, Justin Timberlake is set to release ten more tracks later this year. He says:
Roots drummer ?uestlove confirmed a rumor that has been floating around lately: JT is prepping a second album for release in the fall. “Spoiler alert,” he wrote on the Okayplayer.com message boards. “20/20 Vol. 2 comes out in Nov. 10 songs now … 10 songs later = 20 vision.” How does Quest know so much?
3) Lupe Fiasco Becomes A Creative Director For…
Lupe is not only lyrically conscious, he’s on his health conscious tip as well. Lupe Fiasco will be the creative director for a new health app called, Higi. He states: “The dope part about this, other than just being creative director, is adding value to this company because it adds value to the world.”
4) New Music & Videos:
– Music: Beyoncé – Bow Down / I Been On: Click Here
– Video: Mr Vegas ft Penny Irie & Jazzy T – Face Down: Click Here
– Video: P.A.P.I. ft. Large Professor – Built Pyramids: Click Here
– Video: 2 Chainz – Crack (Video): Click Here
– Performance: Earl Sweatshirt, “Whoa” Live at The FADER FORT: Click Here
– Performance: Solange, “Losing You” Live at The FADER FORT: Click Here