Pusha T - 'Pain' feat. Future [Listen]
Pusha T has unveiled his new single 'Pain', the first ahead of an impending official album release. Ignore the cumbersome auto-tuned hook from guest, Future, Mr T's (copyright alert) street ready rhymes go with a beat hard enough to intimidate the gold teeth from your mouth.
"Rap is so emo and this is how you have to look at it. Cool. That's the change that's going on right now. We'll take that. But now the emo guys and other rappers who aren't of the street world or of that mentality, they now want to use street slang and they want to use the street metaphors, the drug references because it makes their rhymes sound good." [read more]
For those expecting to hear Pusha T's debut album any time soon are going to have to wait a little bit longer. Originally set for release on July 16th, he revealed on radio station Power 98 that the album has been pushed back a month due to "politics and logistics" although, according to Hudson Mohawke, the album is still being produced. [read more]
Pusha T has revealed 16 July as the release date for his debut solo LP, My Name Is My Name, which is out via G.O.O.D. Music / Def Jam. The Clipse rapper previously confirmed that the new record features production and guest spots from the likes of Kendrick Lamar, Kanye West, Pharrell Williams and Hudson Mohawke. [read more]