Release Date: July 31
Label: Maybach Music Group/Warner Bros/Def Jam
Producers: Dr. Dre, JUSTICE League, The Alchemist, Just Blaze
Collaborations: Drake, Lil Wayne
Singles: "You The Boss," "I Love My Bitches"
Believe it or not, it's been two years since Rick Ross's last solo album Teflon Don hit stores. Since then, his stature in the game has grown exponentially, with the growth of the Maybach Music Group brand, his epic Rich Forevermixtape-arguably the best rap album of 2012 so far-and a handful of stellar guest appearances.
God Forgives, I Don't will likely determine Rick Ross's place in hip-hop history. The smart money says that Rick Ross will continue the growth curve he's exhibited with his first four releases-but expectations are higher than ever. If this record does what it's supposed to do, the Bawse will perfectly positioned to stake his claim as one of the greatest who ever did it.