News: Young Jeezy Spills Details On "Thug Motivation 103" LP, "I'm Picking Up A Little Where I Left Off" [Video]
Thursday, Jul 9, 2009 11:50AM
Young Jeezy has given details on his upcoming Thug Motivation 103 album and said the project would carry some of the same characteristics as last summer's Recession.
In addition to speaking on the forthcoming solo release, Jeezy also confirmed his attendance on the upcoming Young Money tour with Lil Wayne.
"Thug Motivation 103 -- I'm going back and picking up a little where I left off," he said in an interview. "Right now, people having a lot of money problems, but it ain't recession-wise -- it's hustlin'-wise. It ain't what you got, it's what you keep. I know it because I really been through this. I been out there. I'mma help cats through this. So by the time Thug Motivation 103 is over with, we gonna be getting money again...Me and Wayne decided to go out together. It's definitely gonna be different. I'm used to going out on a different type of tour, but it's gonna be different. Everybody loves Wayne. Even little kids 3 years old love Wayne. But I'mma take Thug Motivation there too." (MTV)
Jeezy recently spoke on multiple upcoming projects he is working on.
"The album, n*ggas it's on the way," he promised in an interview last month. "Don't even know when that motherf*cker is dropping, but it's on the way. The third [Thug] Motivation: 103, you know? I got the USDA album about to drop...The mixtape just dropped, Trappin' Ain't Dead, all you motherf*ckers are just scared and that's why I'm out here and that's why I'm gonna ride to the end." (My Fabolous Life)
The Atlanta-based rapper will take the stage later this month alongside Weezy and other rap acts.
The Young Money Presents: America's Most Wanted Music Festival will be the follow up to Lil Wayne's very successful "I Am Music Tour" playing a total of 47 arena dates across the US. After an opening act, Drake will perform, followed by Soulja Boy and Young Jeezy's sets with Lil Wayne closing out the show. The tour will kick off on July 27, 2009 at the Toyota Pavillion in Scranton, Pennsylvania and end on August 23, 2009 at the Superpages.com Center in Dallas, Texas. (The Urban Daily)
Jeezy recently made headlines after releasing "24, 23" which went at Gucci Mane and OJ Da Juiceman.
"They say the club is off the chain," Jeezy raps in the song. "I'm on some Louie sh*t today then some Gucci Mane. This n*gga still on my d*ck, they like some groupies, man. Can't keep they lips closed, they worse than coochie man. And that fruity lookin' stupid like some Coogi man. Let you trick me off these streets, you must be stupid man...Tell him this ain't what he want, not to bust no, but between me and you, I think the boy slow....They say the club is off the chain, straight shots to the heads, them some Juice Man...Ask the real n*ggas in the city who got the juice man. This n*gga talkin' about the work but what he do man. Y'all know these n*ggas really clowns and I'm the truth man." ("24, 23")
Check out Young Jeezy's interview below: