Culture 2 | American Hip Hop Trio Migos Announce The Release Date Of Their Most Anticipated Album
Migos’ highly anticipated “Culture 2” album is just weeks away
In July 2017, a rumor was released that Culture 2 was on a hard drive that was lost by Quavo. Migos confirmed that a single from the album will be dropping soon and was previewed on Rap-Up through the twitter handle @__newhiphop.
On November 21, 2017, New York Times story on the group, it was revealed that the updated release date for the album was January 2018; earlier reports suggested an October release. Quavo announced on January 8 that the album was currently undergoing mixing.
Yesterday, Migos announced the release date of January 26 on their official social media accounts. Anticipation regarding the upcoming album was built due to the Atlanta rap group’s use of social media. Along with its presumed artwork, Quavo shared the release date of “1/26/18” as his caption on Instagram. The artwork shows the roman numeral “II” spelled out in white roses, while two white doves flying around them.
The lead single, “MotorSport“, was released on October 27, 2017, and includes lead vocals from Cardi B and Nicki Minaj. The song is produced by Murda Beatz and Cubeatz. It was originally previewed at Powerhouse 2017 the night before release.
The promotional single, “Stir Fry“, was released on December 20, 2017, on the official Migos YouTube channel. The song is produced by Pharrell Williams and is the official song of the 2018 NBA All-Star Game.
Culture II will be out almost exactly one year after the first Culture album dropped. The original Culture album, which was released on January 27, 2017, boasted features from DJ Khaled, Gucci Mane, 2 Chainz, Travis Scott, and Lil Uzi Vert. Production on the project was handled by Metro Boomin, Murda Beatz, Nard & B, Zaytoven, and others.
While we wait for the official tracklist, check out the announcement (below) and keep your eyes peeled for hopefully a new single to surface before its Jan 26th release. Who’s excited to finally hear Culture 2?