The summer just got longer. Originally scheduled for an August 7 release, the G.O.O.D. Music compilation Cruel Summer has been delayed until September 4.
Kanye West and G.O.O.D. Music put their heads together on the religious-themed cover of Complex magazine’s August/September 2012 issue, available on newsstands August 7. The cover story, which features a Q&A with Pusha T, Big Sean, Kid Cudi, 2 Chainz, Common, John Legend, and Q-Tip, can be read here.
Lil Wayne is back on his mixtape grind. The Young Money MC announced that he’s teamed up with DJ Drama for the fourth installment in their Dedication series.
“Dedikation 4 komin next month,” tweeted Tunechi, whose last Dedication mixtape was released in November 2008. “Been sendin alotta beats to the mixtape weezy,” added Drama.
Weezy is also working on his upcoming album I Am Not a Human Being II, which has already spawned the single “My Homies Still” with Big Sean.
After speaking together on an out-of-town music panel, Sermon’s Domain hitched a ride with Macklemore back to their hometown, sparking a 17-minute conversation about a full range of topics—from the Seattle rapper’s previous struggles with drugs, to the highlights of his young career, and everything in between.