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 giving the opportunity to produce for Anthony Hamilton I knew that it was gonna be special. ‘Sonically,’ I wanted to bring nostalgic sounds to connect with his soulful voice. The track ‘Pillows’ fell nothing short of the vision,” Manifest reveals in a press release.
He continues: “Wu-Tang is one of the greatest rap groups ever, I always thought it would be dope to sample a Wu-Tang record and turn into an R&B song. When presenting the track ‘Safe’ to Anthony Hamilton, he over exceedingly brought that idea to life.”
Listen to “Safe” and “Pillows” below.
Hamilton’s new project features Rick Ross, Lil Jon, and Jennifer Hudson with production by Bink!, Jermaine Dupri, 9th Wonder, and Cardiak. In addition, “Pillows” and “Safe” are among the 14-track collection. Some of the other notable mentions are “Real Love,” “I’m Ready” and “Superstar.” The new album is available everywhere via My Music Box/BMG.
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