Anthony Hamilton Album Receives Soulful Treatment
Anthony Hamilton’s new album gets a new soulful sound courtesy of North Carolina’s own J Manifest.
In fact, the super-producer to Rick Ross, Wiz Khalifa, Lil Wayne and more links up with the “Coming From Where I’m From” hitmaker for Love Is The New Black album cuts “Safe” and “Pillows.” Moreover, J Manifest, working with Hamilton was an accomplishment he spoke into existence four years ago.
“Let’s talk about MANIFESTING,” he says in an Instagram caption with a photo of Hamilton and himself. “4 years ago @anthonyhamiltonofficial spoke this into existence. Honored to have placed on the upcoming album #loveisthenewblack.”
“When I had the opportunity to produce for Anthony Hamilton, I knew it would be something special. Sonically, I aimed to bring nostalgic sounds that would resonate with his soulful voice. The track ‘Pillows’ perfectly captured the vision,” Manifest shares in a press release.
He adds, “Wu-Tang is among the best rap groups ever, and I’ve always wanted to sample a Wu-Tang record and give it an R&B twist.” When I presented the track ‘Safe’ to Anthony Hamilton, he brilliantly brought that idea to life.”
Listen to “Safe” and “Pillows” below.
Hamilton’s latest project includes collaborations with Rick Ross, Lil Jon, and Jennifer Hudson, and features production by Bink!, Jermaine Dupri, 9th Wonder, and Cardiak. The 14-track collection includes notable songs like “Pillows” and “Safe,” as well as “Real Love,” “I’m Ready,” and “Superstar.” The new album is now available on all platforms through My Music Box/BMG.
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