Hi-Tek Rolls With Hip-Hop Heavies On New Album
Producer/rapper Hi-Tek has rounded up some of the biggest names in hip-hop for his sophomore album, "Hi-Teknology 2."Producer/rapper Hi-Tek has rounded up some of the biggest names in hip-hop for his sophomore album, "Hi-Teknology 2." Due Oct. 10 via Babygrande, the album boasts guest appearances from Snoop Dogg, Nas, the Game, Ghostface Killah, Common, Busta Rhymes, Talib Kweli, Raekwon, Slim Thug, Q-Tip and Bun B, among others.
The album was produced entirely by Hi-Tek. It's the follow-up to his 2001 Rawkus solo debut, "Hi-Teknology," which reached No. 12 on Billboard's Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart.
A number of the guests, including Snoop, Common, Rhymes and the Game, are returning the favor for Hi-Tek's production on their various projects since the release of "Hi-Teknology."
As previously reported, Hi-Tek's latest protege is R&B vocalist Dion, who is newly signed to Dr. Dre's Aftermath label. The artist's debut album will feature production from Hi-Tek, Dre, Focus and Mike City.