With both Q-Tip and Big Sean offering (what was thought to be) subtle thoughts about a possible Cruel Winter project from the G.O.O.D. Music camp. But during an interview with Vulture, Common dismisses the rumors and reveals every one is indeed working, but on their solo projects.
Does G.O.O.D. Music really have a Cruel Winter album coming? Oh, yeah, nah, nah. I don’t think that’s happening. It was more of a rumor — cats been creating, but everybody’s been doing their solo album. So that’s what that is.
With these guys, it’s always hard to tell. Only thing to do is wait and see…
Blame it on Meka | January 14, 2013 | Comments Off
The Def Jam/Roc Nation singer-songwriter (Usher’s “Climax,” Rick Ross’ “Presidential”) quietly dropped an EP, Bijoux 22, last month and has been garnering praise for his talents. Check out the lyrics video for his current single off the EP.
Common appeared on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night to promote his upcoming film, LUV, and also spoke on music. He’s releasing an EP towards the end of the month which will be followed by a mixtape in April. He’s also in the lab working on a brand new studio album slated for a September release.
Here goes a preview of the title track to Game’s upcoming fifth studio album, Jesus Piece(out Dec. 11) featuring Kanye West and Common, produced by The Maven Boys and Stephen Kozmeniuk. The LP is available for pre-order on iTunes now.
While out in the UK for a promo tour, Pusha T checks in with Semtex and talks G.O.O.D. Music, songs that didn’t make Cruel Summer—one being the Big Sean and Common-featured “Trash Bags,” and the Cruel Winter album rumors.
During a convo with MTV, Common reveals that he is currently working on his 10th studio album and is looking at a January release.
I am writing a new album. It will be coming out in January, and I’m looking forward to that. My stuff will come at the top of the year maybe some songs out there on the street level, I’m going to work with No I.D. and looking to hopefully work with Kanye [West] and that’s some of the major people I’ll be working with, and whatever other great talents that I feel are going that direction that I want the album to be.
He also speaks on the Cruel Summer compilation and the possibility of a G.O.O.D. Music tour.
Big Sean, Common, Pusha T, 2 Chainz, Teyana Taylor, and CyHi The Prynce of G.O.O.D. Music, along with Travi$ Scott, continue their New York City Cruel Summer promo rounds this time stopping at 106 & Park.