Update: DJ Premier has announced that he is releasing a new Gang Starr single.
The song is called “Family and Loyalty” and it features J. Cole. Check out the cover and a snippet below.
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On Tuesday, September 17th, DJ Premier sent out a cryptic tweet.
I WONDER WHAT PEOPLE WOULD SAY IF I RELEASED A NEW…
— DJ Premier (@REALDJPREMIER) September 17, 2019
On Wednesday we got a hint about what he might be talking about.
DJ Premier posted a video on his Instagram. The caption read “I Gotta Call @Nas.” And the video features a phone and message from Nas himself. In it, Nas said “Yo Premier, what up man, it’s your man Nas…Is it true there’s a new Gang Starr album?”
Here is the Instagram post.
Guru, who was one half of Gang Starr, died in 2010. Before that, we hadn’t seen an official Gang Starr album since The Ownerz in 2003.