Fat Joe Readies New Album: Jealous Ones Still Envy 2 Out April 7
His Third EMI Release To Be Supported By EMI Music Services
NEW YORK, Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 7, 2009, rapper Fat Joe will continue one of the most impressive runs in recent Hip-Hop history with the release of his ninth solo studio album, Jealous Ones Still Envy 2 (J.O.S.E. 2). The project reprises the title of Joe's 2002 RIAA-Certified Platinum release, Jealous Ones Still Envy, and will mark Joe's third release since bringing his Terror Squad Entertainment imprint to the EMI family in 2006. EMI Music Services is supporting the release with promotion, street teams, digital, marketing, licensing and synchronization and brand partnership services.
For this album, Joe has reached out to a veritable who's who of Hip-Hop's elite, landing assists from artists including Ron Browz; Fabolous; former Atlantic Records label mate Lil' Kim; T-Pain; Lil' Wayne, with whom he scored a tremendous hit in 2008's multi-platinum single "Make It Rain;" and Akon, who appears on J.O.S.E. 2's official first single, "One." Much of the production comes from names familiar to Fat Joe fans, including
In preparation for the release, the single "Winding On Me" featuring Lil' Wayne and Ron Browz was released as a buzz single to DJs across the country over the holidays. Since, it has received a tremendous amount of support in clubs and at the mixshow level on radio. Now, with the "One" already added by Urban and Rhythmic radio stations nationwide, and an official release for the single set for a February 24 digital and ringtone release, J.O.S.E. 2 is sure to continue gaining momentum. The single will be supported by a new video by noted director
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