File Photo
Hip-Hop News: New Hip Hop Rap Release From Busta Rhymes
The Busta Rhymes album on Aftermath Records titled "The Big Bang" will be released on June 13th.
Home > News
Related CDs & DVDs

Busta Rhymes
The Big Bang (2006)
List Price: $13.98
Our Price: $12.98
You Save: $1.00
Quantity: 
Related Topics
Hip Hop
Rap
New Releases
Related Ads
Posted by Dave
Rap News Network
5/11/2006 5:53:35 AM

Tags and topics realted to this article include Busta Rhymes. Hip Hop, Rap and New Releases.

Multi-platinum recording artist Busta Rhymes will release his Aftermath Entertainment debut, "The Big Bang," on June 13, 2006. The album, his first in three years, showcases a combination of two of the most dynamic, creative forces in hip-hop music as Busta Rhymes teams with super-producer and Aftermath chief, Dr. Dre.

"The Big Bang's" initial offering, the Swizz Beatz produced "Touch It," and its remix, which features Mary J. Blige, Lloyd Banks, DMX, Rah Digga and Papoose, are currently searing airwaves worldwide. ("Touch It (Remix)" has been atop the UK's 1Xtra Official Hip-Hop Chart for 14 consecutive weeks). The second single, the offbeat "I Love My Bitch," which features Kelis and is produced by the Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am, has had similar success in the short time since its release.

Throughout "The Big Bang," Busta Rhymes hosts an array of worthy collaborators, most notably Stevie Wonder, who graces "Been Through the Storm." He moves from one funk and soul legend to another; this time, Rick James, who appeared on the song "In the Ghetto" shortly before his death.

Dr. Dre, who signed Busta Rhymes to Aftermath, commented: "All of a sudden I'm hearing people in the streets talking about how Busta's back. In my mind, he never left, and that's why I wanted to f*ck with him in the first place. He's got that drive, and he never stops trying to top himself. Anybody who knows Busta knows that he's always gonna come with heat."

Dre's influence pervades. He provides the musical backdrop for, among others, "This Is How We Do It Over Here," which features Missy Elliott. "The Big Bang" also boasts guest appearances from Raekwon, Marsha Ambrosius of Floetry, and Q-Tip.

An impressive collection of today's finest producers complement Dr. Dre's efforts, including Timbaland, G-Unit's Sha Money XL, Jelly Roll, Green Lantern, and Jay Dilla as well as the aforementioned Swizz Beatz, and will.i.am.

"The Big Bang" is Busta Rhymes' seventh solo album. It follows the platinum-selling "It Ain't Safe No More." Fans will recall that Dr. Dre and Busta Rhymes first linked up for "Break Ya Neck" the wildly popular single from Busta Rhymes's fifth platinum album, Genesis.

Find out more about Busta Rhymes. Other items you may find on Busta Rhymes include updates, news, multimedia, chat, links and more. Click here...

More articles related to the topic Hip Hop can be found here.

More articles related to the topic Rap can be found here.

More articles related to the topic New Releases can be found here.

Options Email  |  Save
<< PrevNext >>
Busta Rhymes
Busta Rhymes Biography, Busta Rhymes News, Busta Rhymes Audio Streams, Busta Rhymes Music Videos, Busta Rhymes Pictures, Busta Rhymes CD & DVD Releases, Busta Rhymes Song Lyrics, Busta Rhymes Web Links
About  |  Rap Web Directory  |  Rap Lyrics

RSS

Copyright 2000-2008. Rap News Network.

Privacy Policy