What was as soon as marketed as a shock album now has a launch date. That would not change how excited we’re to listen to some new music from Meek Mill. Not even a contact the attract has disappeared. This continues to be Meek’s first full-length undertaking since being launched from jail earlier this yr. While he was locked up, he claimed that he was uninspired to put in writing new music however now, he is dropping CHAMPIONSHIPS, which is due for launch subsequent week. November 30 is the precise date being promoted by his group and you will get his album, in addition to some unique merchandise, by means of a pre-sale at choose Foot Locker areas.
Partnering with TIDAL, PUMA, and Foot Locker, Meek is introducing an unprecedented pre-sale plan for his greatest followers. We’ll all be tuning in when he drops the album subsequent week however earlier than then, some collector’s objects are being made out there to the general public. At taking part Foot Locker areas nationwide, you should purchase a CHAMPIONSHIPS collector’s booklet for $three.50, which incorporates an prompt obtain the album when it releases. It will even be included in any purchases PUMA sneakers. A free six-month trial to TIDAL is an element the deal, which positively makes the entire thing really feel too good to be true.
The collector’s booklet contains unique Meek Mill content material on TIDAL, supplying you with entry to his hand-picked playlists, precedence probabilities to purchase tickets for his exhibits, and behind-the-scenes footage. On his web site, the Philly artist will even be promoting unique Dream Chasers merchandise to have a good time the brand new launch.
We’re sure to listen to much more from Meek as we close to his album launch date. Hopefully, a brand new single arrives between now and November 30.
Lil Wayne’s merch run is rising by the hour. The first merchandise introduced underneath the Tha Carter V banner was a cheap (by merch-standards) airbrushed tee designed by Kanye-associate Heron Preston. Since then, a “Cactus Plant” crewneck sweater commemorating the discharge date. The “SEPT27” design pad on the sitting on the shoulder blade the sweater challenges us to think about how resolute Lil Wayne had been over the ultimate date. These conceptual designs are usually deliberate months upfront, and on this case in all probability hearken again to the rumored conferences Wayne attended within the month June, regarding C5’s rollout.
Bear in thoughts, the “Cactus Plant” crewneck showing on his on-line retailer is just out there as a pre-sale order. The last product can be delivered inside a Four-5 week interval, pending a credit score verify. Like most merchandizing efforts involving an album’s launch, gross sales the “Cactus Plant” crewneck will embody a digital copy Carter V.
Be warned, if you buy a couple of merchandise from Weezy’s on-line retailer, be sure to uncheck the “cut up transport choice” or your sweater will arrive in 10-12 weeks. Oh and regrettably, as a result of issues arising from ‘regional filters,” digital albums is not going to be accorded to patrons outdoors the USA. The crewneck will be bought right here.
The vinyl crackle sound is an essential part a collectors’ pleasurable experience, like a serpentine belt tucked beneath a muscle car. Post Malone people, grew up listening to vinyl records passed on by his father Rich Post, a locally respected disc jockey in the Grapevine, Texas area. Records like Motley Crue, Bon Jovi, Twisted Sister, AC/DC, Prince, Bruce Springsteen, Duran Duran and Billy Idol were the basis for Post Malone’s earliest childhood memories.
Even the record Post Malone surpassed on the All-Time R&B charts, Michael Jackson’s Thriller, was in partly to blame for the CD boom, but only when it re-entered the market as a reissue, unlike 8-track recording technology which is virtually non-adaptable, and with good reason. The distinguishable vinyl crackle is the elusive demarcation an unclear technology, but those who know it consummately, sing its praises.
Post Malone is thereby realizing a childhood dream by putting out a vinyl record his own. The vinyl version Beerbongs & Bentleys is available for pre-order at Post Malone’s online shop. Die hard fans will appreciate the alternate cover art Posty has picked, and the neat overlay on the back cover (song listing).
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J. Cole has been a busy man in the last seven days. Early last week, the rapper scrubbed his Instagram page and added a new avatar, simply depicting the color purple. After putting on a few free shows, it became clear that Cole was dropping an album on Friday, which he followed up on to drop one the better full-length efforts the year thus far. Unsurprisingly, Cole’s project has as many critics as it does fans but his reach after the release K.O.D. is impeccable. Yesterday, Cole was busy on Twitter, answering fan questions about his album and today, he has made a major announcement the medium.
The Dreamville Festival will be coming to North Carolina in September according to the N.C. resident’s Twitter page. It was time to make a huge announcement as both Cole and the Dreamville accounts tweeted about the September 15 festival taking place in Raleigh, North Carolina. While not much is known at all about the event, it is likely that Dreamville artists Bas, Cozz, Omen, J.I.D., Earthgang, Ari Lennox, and Lute will be performing. One the major draws the show will, course, be J. Cole himself. While nobody is confirmed for the festival, the name assumes that it will be a celebration the Dreamville roster, with the possibility outside talent performing as well.
Pre-sale access is currently available on the ficial website for the festival. Will you make your way to Raleigh to catch the festivities?