About a month after launching a joint North American tour, R. Kelly and Jay-Z plan to release their second collaborative album. "The Best of Both Worlds: Unfinished Business," which will be led by a p

About a month after launching a joint North American tour, R. Kelly and Jay-Z plan to release their second collaborative album. "The Best of Both Worlds: Unfinished Business," which will be led by a pair of singles, is due Oct. 26 in North America via Jive/Roc-a-fella/Def Jam. Jive/BMG will release the set internationally.

"Unfinished Business" will boast the singles "Big Chips" and "Don't Let Me Die," which will be sent to U.S. radio outlets Oct. 4 for airplay consideration.

The artists first joined forces in 2002 on the album "The Best of Both Worlds," which debuted on top of Billboard's Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and No. 2 on The Billboard 200. That set has sold 869,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan.

Jay-Z and Kelly were due to tour in support of their inaugural album, but ditched those plans after Kelly's arrest on multiple child pornography charges. The artist has pleaded not guilty in the case, which is still pending in Cook County, Ill.

Jay-Z and R. Kelly's Best of Both Worlds tour will kick off Sept. 30 in Chicago and close Nov. 28 in Phoenix.

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