ILoveMakonnen Is Working with Diplo and Skrillex on New Album
ILoveMakonnen, the hip-hop star famous for the track "Tuesday," announced during an interview with MTV at the GRAMMYs that he is working on a new album that will feature tracks with Diplo and Skrillex. The rapper recently posted a photo on his Instagram of himself hanging with both Jack U members.
He also revealed that this album will be released around June or July. Amongst the other artists mentioned that will appear on the album are Snoop Dogg, Drake and Rihanna. The Atlanta rapper, who was nominated for the Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for "Tuesday" with Drake, was bested by Eminem's collaboration with Rihanna, "Monster," for the GRAMMY. Bromance Records captain, Brodinski released of the minimix his forthcoming debut album Brava, which revealed that ILoveMakonnen will also be featured on the album with the track "Interviews" that also features Washington, D.C. rapper Yung Gleesh.
Diplo continues to add to his long-list of hip-hop and pop music collaborators, which includes Sia, Justin Bieber, Beyonce, Usher, Brintey Spears and most recently Missy Elliott on the new collaborative remix of the Jack U single “Take U There."
Skrillex is also currently boasting an impressive list of production credits on tracks by A$AP Rocky, Fatman Scoop and Damian Marley. Whether or not the forthcoming work by Diplo and Skrillex on the ILoveMakonnen album will be a joint effort or if they will each work on their own individual tracks remains to be seen. However, you can expect this album to be something truly special for fans of both hip-hop and electronic music. Stay tuned for more information to come soon.