Posts Tagged ‘ludacris’
In a recent interview with Billboard Magazine, T-Pain has released some info on his third solo album, Thr33 Ringz. The album is a followup to Epiphany, and comes in the same year as even more of Pain’s hits like “Got Money,” “Cash Flow” and “Silver & Gold,” among others. T-Pain has been a one-stop chart-topping machine, as he’s produced and has been featured on dozens of hits over the past few years for various artists. For his new album, Pain enlisted Ludacris on a track called “Chopped & Screwed,” Kanye West on “Therapy” and Lil’ Wayne on “Can’t Believe It.” By joining with the hottest artists out right now, Thr33 Ringz is set to be an absolute circus, equipped with vocoders and plenty of crooning for the ladies. Check out the album in September when it is released on Jive Records.
Yesterday on IHipHop we posted the track that Ludacris had recorded in support of Barack Obama’s Presidential Campain, but it tunrs out Luda might have been better saving his rhymes for someone other than Obama. Bill Burton, a spokesperson for the Obama campaign said “Ludacris is a talented individual but he should be ashamed of these lyrics,” and the song has been deemed ‘outrageously offensive.’The lyrics which include insults to the Republican candidate and the Senators former Democratic running mate, Hilary Clinton goes against the direction in which Obama hopes to go. “As Barack Obama has said many, many times in the past, rap lyrics today too often perpetuate misogyny, materialism, and degrading images that he doesn’t want his daughters or any children exposed to,” continued Burton.As at press time there has been no comment from the DTP boss or his Publicist.
iHipHop Blog Team