August 13, 2008 02:18:21 GMT
Official tracklisting for Nelly's brand new album 'Brass Knuckles' has been unveiled, showing his work with many big rap stars.
Official tracklisting of Nelly's upcoming "Brass Knuckles" album has surfaced in the media via Rap-up.com. The album will be released with thirteen tracks, including first single "Party People" in which he makes collaboration with Stacy Ferguson aka Fergie. The track which was released in March, has also appeared in deluxe edition of Fergie's debut album "The Dutchess", released in the U.S. on May 27, 2008.
Meanwhile, for second single, Nelly has chosen to bring out singer Ashanti in "Body on Me". He also has Akon to produce the single. Beside listed in Nelly's upcoming album, this track also appears in Ashanti's fourth studio album "The Declaration", released in early June as her lead single.
Nelly has also appeared with another singer Ciara and rapper Jermaine Dupri in his third single called "Stepped on My J'z". LL Cool J and T.I. have been lined up to sing with Nelly in single "Hold Up" while Usher will support him in single entitled "Long Night". The list of big stars appearing in Nelly's brand new album gets even longer with an announcement that Pharrell Williams, Snoop Dogg, and Chuck D are confirmed to join him.
The cover of Nelly's upcoming "Brass Knuckles" CD has also been unveiled. It shows the rapper's heavily-muscled body. It replaces original cover, a close-up facial shot of Nelly with his icy stare and blinked-out brass knuckles.
His album is scheduled to be in the stores in mid-September via Universal Records. However, according to a source this album was originally due out on August 19 but because of competitive season in the music industry, the schedule moves to the following month.
Tracklisting of Nelly's upcoming "Brass Knuckles":