Joey Bada$$'s Summer Knights project has been pushed back
Update: The mixtape/album/EP/whatever has been pushed back.
Summer Knights pushed back....— oG $wank. (@joeyBADASS_) June 10, 2013
As we follow the bread crumbs regarding Joey Bada$$'s Summer Knights project, we're led to yet another music-based obstacle course. The Brooklyn rapper tweeted the following earlier this evening:
summr knights will no longer be an EP.... full-length— oG $wank. (@joeyBADASS_) May 28, 2013
Bada$$ tweeted earlier in the month that it was a Pro Era release, and that it would be an EP, whereas this tweet suggests it might be a solo release. I guess we'll find out on June 12th.
Until then, listen to the first single from the release:
Joey Bada$$ and Ab-Soul can both look back on 2012 with pride for their respective work, but today we're presented with a track featuring both of these stars in the making, as Ab-Soul jumps in on the b-side to Bada$$' 'Waves' single (taken from his 1999 mixtape). [read more]
I wonder if it's called 'America' because it was the 4th of July yesterday? [read more]
One of the greatest new acts of 2013 and definitely an artist to watch next year, Bada$$ released his Summer Knights EP via Relentless Records/ Cinematic Music Group earlier this year, and is set to release his debut full length sometime in 2014. [read more]