Memphis legends, 8Ball & MJG, are ready to get back to business. The duo recently inked a deal with Grand Hustle, where they will be dropping their next album, Ten Toes Down
Via a partnership with E1 Music (formerly Koch Records)
, Grand Hustle presents the upcoming album, which will feature Snoop Dogg, T.I., Bun B, David Banner
, and Young Dro
while production will include Frank Nitti of Nitti Beats, Drumma Boy, David Banner, Nard & B
, and Mo B. Dick
"I'm happy to be working with America's #1 independent, E1 Music
," said Grand Hustle's boss, T.I.
The first single is the album's title track. A video for it was just shot by director Gabriel Hart
, and will be serviced shortly.
"Ten Toes Down, in my opinion, is one of the best 8Ball & MJG albums ever
," said 8Ball. "It's a heart-felt, soul-filled, portion of the lives of 8Ball & MJG. 8Ball & MJG sounds and feels like 8Ball & MJG on this album 4sho!
Ever since the duo's 1993 successful debut, Comin' Hard
, 8Ball & MJG have been at the forefront of the southern rap movement. They've gone onto release 11 albums, several of which went gold. Their 2004 Livin Legends
album peaked at no. 3 on the Billboard Top 200
The duo later teamed up with Three 6 Mafia
for the latter's hit single, "Stay Fly
," which brought both Memphis
groups much success.
Ten Toes Down is slated for release April 6.
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