Miami rapper Rick Ross has set an Aug. 8 release date for his Def Jam debut, "Port of Miami."
Miami rapper Rick Ross has set an Aug. 8 release date for his Def Jam debut, "Port of Miami." Labelmate Young Jeezy, Jay-Z, Akon and Mario Winans are among the featured artists on the album, which boasts production by Jazze Pha, Just Blaze, Cool & Dre and DJ Toomp.
"Port of Miami" will be the first release under Island Def Jam's recent joint venture with Miami's Slip-N-Slide Records, home to Trick Daddy and Trina.
Lead single "Hustlin'" has reached No. 11 on Billboard's Hot R&B/Hip-Hop chart. "I've been doing the indie hustle for like 10 years," Ross told Billboard last month. "When I finished [the single] 'Hustlin' I knew it was gonna be a hit. I took it to radio and it kept growing."
Here is the track list for "Port of Miami":
"It's My Time"
"Pots and Pans"
"Street Life" featuring Lloyd
"Hit U From the Back" featuring Rodney
"Where My Money"
"The Guns 4"
"Money in Bags" featuring Dre
"Blow," featuring Dre
"Get Away" featuring Mario Winans
"Port of Miami"
"Cross That Line" featuring Akon
"Hustlin' Remix" featuring Jay-Z and Young Jeezy