The internet is already buzzing with the anticipation for Joey B’s upcoming debut album titled, 89. Fans and celebs alike can’t wait to hear the album drop.
In the past couple of months, the rapper and songwriter has released 2 singles and an interlude off the album.
“89” — the title of Joey B’s upcoming debut album — August 20, 1989 is the date the rapper, and also Adidas brand ambassador was born.
[mark]Click to listen U x Me by Joey B[/mark]
On 5 May, 2016 – Joey dropped “U x Me'”, his first single – released together with a music video directed by Kemist Gold. The song was also produced by Kuvie from Villain Sounds. Kuvie also doubles as the producer for the following hit songs; Awoa and Ayɛ Late by Pappy Kojo, Venus by Lady Jay, Grind by Vision DJ featuring A.I.
Already the song is topping charts across the country and beyond. At the time this article was published, “U x Me” had clocked number 1 on Top Chart 10 for over 10 weeks.
[mark color=”yellow”]Also read: Joey B Rocks Tidal Rave with “U x Me”[/mark]
The World Records artiste, within 24 hours after U x Me also released Fiend, an interlude off the album. The one (1) minute, twenty (20) minutes song was also accompanied by visuals shot and directed by Kingsley Osei Bonsu, a filmmaker.
[mark]Click to listen FOH by Joey B ft Medikal[/mark]
June 5, 2016 — Joey B also released F.O.H a hip hop banger which he collaborated with fast-rising rapper, Medikal also marks the first official hip-hop tune on “89”. The song was heavily praised by hip-hop lovers across the country and also received a massive response during a performance at the Tidal Rave by the duo.
[mark color=”yellow”]Also read: “FOH” is a Real Life Story – Joey B[/mark]
In a recent tweet, the “Tonga” hit-maker revealed that the album would contain thirteen (13) tracks; the track-list is yet to be unveiled.
— Joey B (@1RealJoeyB) June 12, 2016
Though the artiste has also released “Far” produced by Nshona Muzik on his birthday, the song wouldn’t make it onto the record.
Edem among other musicians also can’t wait to hear the full album.
ONE PROJECT I WANNA HEAR IS JOEY B’S FULL ALBUM ..BOY GOT WAVES
— iamEdem (@iamedem) May 1, 2016
[mark]Click to listen Far by Joey B[/mark]
Sources close to us, have also revealed that the upcoming album is one-of-a-kind.
Heard some tracks on Joey B’s soon to come #89 album. ?? we die.
— Mutombo Da Poet (@MutomboDaPoet) March 23, 2016
Some producers who have been revealed and are already working on the album are Kuvie, NOVA and more (update coming soon).
Joey B is the first artiste GhKings Store signed a distribution deal with and as such the album will be available exclusive on GhKings when it’s ready.
Keep a close eye on this space as we bring you more updates on the most anticipated album of the year.