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Wizkid Will Be Featured In the New Jeezy Album

Starboy joins the Snowman in his new album, Pressure.

Following Sounds From The Other Side and his many collaborations with big names like Drake, Wizkid keeps his top tier connections going with this news.

Jeezy (formerly Young Jeezy) has just announced the track list for his new album, Pressure, and it turns out Wizzy will be featured on the new album from the Atlanta trap star.

Wizkid will be featured on the track "The Life" alongside Trey Songz. Wiz and Trey aren no strangers to working with each other, if you remember they've previously joined forces on"Gbese" off SFTOS and "Shabba."

Jeezy's already dropped two singles from his upcoming album, "Bottles Up" with Puff Daddy (which you can hear below) and "Cold Summer" featuring Tee Grizzley.

Pressure isn't lacking in notable features. It'll also include collaborations with Kendrick Lamar, J Cole, RIck Ross, YG, 2 Chainz, Kodak Black, and others.

We'll be waiting to hear what it sounds like when ATL's trap legend meets one of the biggest afrobeats stars right now.


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Adekunle Gold Is Living His Best Life

We speak to the Nigerian star about how marriage and fatherhood have led him to find both newfound happiness and newfound freedom as an artist.

''I'm having the time of my life,'' says Adekunle Gold over a Zoom call while seated in his office in Lagos. ''I'm making songs that are so true to my current energy, my current vibe.'' When I got on the call with the 34-year-old artist on a Wednesday afternoon, the first thing I noticed was his hair tied up in little braids, the second was his wide smile. As we speak, the crooner laughs multiple times but it's his aura that shines through the computer screen, it lets you know better than his words that he's truly having the time of life.

Born Adekunle Kosoko, the popular Nigerian singer got married barely two years ago to fellow artist Simi. Last year, the power couple welcomed their first child. As we talk, Gold points to his journey as a father and a husband as some of the biggest inspirations at the moment not just as far as music goes but as his perspective in life and how he now approaches things.

''My [artistry] has changed a lot because being a father and being a husband has made me grow a lot and more.'' Adekunle Gold tells OkayAfrica. ''It has made me understand life a lot more too. I'm feeling more responsible for people. You know, now I have a kid to raise and I have a wife to support, to be a real man and husband and father for.'' He credits this journey with both his newfound happiness and a newfound freedom as an artist.

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