Exciting news for hip-hop fans as Metro Boomin and JID have confirmed that they have a joint album in the works. The producer took to social media to share a photo of him and the Dreamville rapper, revealing that the album is in the making. He captioned the post on Instagram with, “Me and [JID] album incredible,” while on Twitter, he wrote, “Got a lot of new music coming but when me and @JIDsv drop.”
JID’s manager, Barry Johnson, also took to Instagram to confirm the news, sharing details of the rapper’s busy schedule. Johnson wrote, “@jidsv has been busy! Coming off 39 sold-out tour dates around the US. Adding more show dates to our Euro run with @earthgang features on the UK leg. A #MarchMadness show appearance alongside @theestallion @omar.apollo for the #FinalFour in Houston. A platinum single ‘Surround Sound’ with @21savage @imbabytate. A Gold single ‘Options’ with @dojacat. To yesterday winning our first @iheartradio award for ‘Alternative song of the year’ with @imaginedragons. To @metroboomin teases the fans about @jidsv x @metroboomin collabo project. I’ll say been an amazing month and a great start to the year for @jidsv @zekest80s.”
The forthcoming project marks JID’s first album since his 2021 release, The Forever Story, and Metro Boomin’s HEROES & VILLAINS. Fans of both artists can expect an album filled with top-notch production and JID’s signature lyrical prowess.
As of yet, there is no official release date for the album, but fans eagerly await more information on what promises to be one of the most anticipated collaborations in hip-hop. With both artists at the top of their game, it’s sure to be a project that hip-hop fans won’t want to miss. Stay tuned for more updates on this exciting collaboration.