Mary J. Blige Dishes on Her Very first-Ever Kanye West Collaboration for New Album: ‘The Song is Crazy’

Mary J. Blige performs at The Box on June 17, 2015 in New York City.В

The singer-and-actress describes West’s operate on the track like this: “He kills it.” It is accurate: Mary J. Blige and Kanye West collaborated on a track for her approaching new album. The performer, who is presently in New Orleans filming a position in the indie drama Mudbound opposite Carey Mulligan and Garrett Hedlund for director Dee Rees, confirmed in an interview with TheHollywood Reporter that she did, in reality, do a song with West. But she will not say what it’s known as. “I will not want to give up the name of the song nevertheless, but the album is primarily comprehensive,” Blige teases to THR. “But I absolutely got a likelihood to operate with the wonderful Kanye West. And the song is crazy — I can’t wait for individuals to hear it.” Information 1st slipped out about their collaboration right after Blige’s A&R rep, Eddie Fourcell, said that her new album could feature a West song. No announcement has been created but about Blige’s new album, her very first considering that 2014’s London Sessions.

But other artists who are expected on the disc are: Hit-Boy, DJ Camper, B.A.M. and Jazmine Sullivan, who advised Billboard in Might that she recorded a song with Blige. And while she didn’t give away the title, Blige, who turned heads earlier this yr playing Evillene in NBC’s The Wiz Dwell!.

did give a number of particulars about what it sounds like. “The taste of the track begins off with piano keys.

It’s extremely dramatic in the starting and it goes into a loud horn. That is, like an old sample horn,” she stated. “And then this gigantic beat kicks in and I sing. He rhymes following my two verses. It really is incredible.

He kills it. I want I could give you the title, you’d flip but I just cannot do it nevertheless.” Fair enough. But be prepared to flip sometime in the coming months.