SUCKER FREE ON MTV PRESENTS: “MOST ANTICIPATED ALBUMS” BEGINNING ON MONDAY-APRIL 30TH AT 3PM ET/PTApril 26, 2007 at 4:48 pm | Posted in Hip Hop News/Press Releases | Leave a comment
MTV: Music Television announced today that they are setting up the biggest week in Hip Hop by being the first to bring its audience the most highly anticipated new and freshest music from some of today biggest artists. During “Sucker Free on MTV Presents: “Most Anticipated Albums” viewers will have access to new music by joining MTV VJ DJ Cipha Sounds as he goes to the studio, on tour and to your favorite artists neighborhoods to preview highly anticipated albums from T.I, Ne-Yo, 50 Cent and R. Kelly. You’ll hear it first as DJ Cipha Sounds introduces music fans to the producers, beats and concepts behind the music that will get them through the summer. Catch Sucker Free on MTV Presents: “Most Anticipated Albums” beginning on Monday, April 30 at 3PM ET/PT.
MTV.com kicks off “Sucker Free on MTV Presents: “Most Anticipated Albums” featuring T.I, Ne-Yo, 50 Cent and R. Kelly. Each artist spotlighted on “Sucker Free” will share their exclusive individual playlists and “Best of” video playlists with viewers. MTV.com will also feature a list of “Most Anticipated Albums of Summer 2007.” MTV.com will also feature a Sucker Free Blog (suckerfreeblog.com) that will run exclusive footage and outtakes from artist interviews. In addition, all artists playlists found on MTV.com will also be featured on MTV Networks’ online music service URGE, MTV Hits and MTV Jams.
MTV2 keeps “Sucker Free on MTV” hopping by airing the “Best of Artists” features from artists featured on “Sucker Free on MTV” as well as airing exclusive footage. Sucker Free on MTV: “Most Anticipated Albums” will air on MTV beginning on Monday, April 30 at 4:30PM/ET and again at 8:00PM/ET.
MTV’s “Sucker Free on MTV Presents: “Most Anticipated Albums” line-up is as follows:
Monday, April 30
MOST ANTICIPATED ALBUMS: NE-YO “BECAUSE OF YOU”Release Date: May 1
DJ Cipha Sounds hangs-out with Ne-Yo all day as he preps for his promo tour in
New York City. Check out as Ne-Yo gives us an exclusive listen to tracks from his highly anticipated sophomore album, Because Of You.
Tuesday, May 1MOST ANTICIPATED ALBUMS: 50 CENT “CURTIS”Release Date: June 26th
DJ Cipha Sounds checks-in with 50 on the
New York photo shoot for his new album. Watch as 50 breaks down the concept behind the album, plays an exclusive track, discusses the state of the G-Unit camp and uncovers his plans for the future.
Also, Usher introduces Sway and MTV News to his baby brother, hit-maker J-Lack, the producer responsible for Lloyd’s Get it Shawty.
Wednesday, May 2
MOST ANTICIPATED ALBUMS: R. KELLY “DOUBLE UP”Release Date: May 29
DJ Cipha Sounds heads to
Chicago for an exclusive one-on-one interview with R Kelly. We hit up Kelly in the studio for an advance listen to his highly anticipated album, Double Up. R.Kelly explains his concept for the new album and gives us some insight on how to stay on top of the charts.
Viewers can also catch MTV News correspondent Sway in the
Atlanta studio with Usher and Jermaine Dupri where they are crafting the follow-up to Confessions.
Thursday, May 3
MOST ANTICIPATED ALBUMS: T.I “T.I. VS T.I.P”Release Date: June 26th– July 3rd
DJ Cipha Sounds hangs out with T.I. who breaks down both sides of his personality on his new album T.I. VS T.I.P. Join Cipha as he hits the golf course with “T.I.” to reveal the making of his new album. Then “T.I.P.” takes over to show to Cipha around his ATL hood where it all began. In addition, MTV News brings you DJ Drama’s first on-camera interview since his news-making arrest, talking to MTV News about that fateful day and the album he had to re-create from scratch after the FBI seized his recordings.