Despite being signed to Jay Z’s Roc Nation label since 2010, Jay Electronica has yet to release his debut studio album. However, it’s looking like Hov is ready to let the fans hear what Jay has been working on.
At a #TIDALXNOLA event during All-Star Weekend hosted by the Jigga Man on Friday (Feb. 17), Jay Electronica took to the mic to gush about the evening’s illustrious host.
“I appreciate you, dog,” he told Jay Z. “I love you, bro,” to which Jay Z responded, “let’s go put this album out.”
There have been a few subtle hints that something from the New Orleans MC would be dropping this year. Director Jason Goldwatch typed the caption “1.7.17” under a picture of Electronica on Instagram last summer. Although that date has since passed, this pressing statement from Hov to Jay should allow fans draw their own conclusions.
— JAY Z Daily (@JAY_Z_Daily) February 18, 2017