With O.N.I.F.C. (Only Ni**a In First Class) set to drop next month, Wiz Khalifa. unveiled the cover for his sophomore release, depicting him dressed in a patriotic leather pants and a black and white spotted fur coat, all while reclining in a black leather chair.
The cover has already garnered accolades from his peers, including Tyler the Creator who tweeted, “That Album Cover IS Epic As F**k.”
The Taylor Gang general has kept the promotional campaign moving, sitting down with Rolling Stone after performing in Chicago to discuss the direction he careened his upcoming into this time around.
“I really keyed in on my influences that made me wanna rap and do music,” he told the magazine. “And I just try to recreate those feelings. And at the end of it, when I listen to it, and really just listen to the effortlessness, it reminds me of some of my older stuff. Because that was stuff that I was doing to really just challenge myself and to better myself. And in turn, the world is seeing it as this art and all this, that and the other thing. Really, it starts in here (points to heart). So that's where I really took it back to.”
O.N.I.F.C. drops on September 18. What do you think of the cover?