Grammy-nominated rapper Freddie Gibbs is going for the win with his next album. The Alfredo chef is cooking up another Best Rap Album contender, and he may have added Pharrell to his all-star list of producers for the project.
Freddie Gibbs Teases Upcoming Album Collab
Freddie Gibbs is stirring up his next album, the follow-up to 2020’s critically-acclaimed Alfredo. In a recent interview, the Midwest artist said he’s aiming to bring in the likes of Mike WiLL Made-It, Hit-Boy, Madlib and The Alchemist for production and recently he posted a pic on Instagram of himself and Pharrell putting in work.
Gibbs Says His Best Work Is Ahead
The Indiana native recently talked about his grind and how the best is yet to come. The initials to his next project are ‘SSS’, but he hasn’t revealed the meaning of the letters.
“It’s another album of the year. I’m about to go and work with Pharrell next week. Madlib, Working On Dying, The Alchemist, Sevn Thomas, Hit-Boy, I just talked to [Mike Will Made It]. It’s gonna be the best produced album that I ever made.” (mixmag)
Freddie Gets Jump On Easter Bunny
Gibbs has blessed fans with the visual treatment to his new “Big Boss Rabbit” single. Just in time for Good Friday, Fred came through clutch with both a new tune and music video. Clocking in at just under three minutes, the visual features Freddie rapping around his whip, vixen and plenty of cannabis smoke.
““Big Boss Rabbit” out now Link in Bio 🐰🚂”
Gibbs’ Movie Role Is Familiar For Him
Freddie recently finished filming Down with the King, in which he portrays the main character. He plays a rapper named Money Merc who is looking to get out of the music industry and live a simpler life as a farmer.
The news of Gibbs’ acting debut, Complex can reveal, comes just as principal photography on the film has wrapped. The Alfredo rapper portrays Mercury Maxwell, a rapper who goes by the name Money Merc and is looking to leave hip-hop. As he’s sent by his manager to a house in the Berkshires to record his next album, Maxwell instead forms a bond with his farming neighbor and announces his retirement. After his focus shifts from rapping to farming, Maxwell’s manager is determined to get him back into the music scene. (Complex)