Bow Wow has revealed that he and R&B singer Omarion are gearing up to start recording a collaborative album that they plan to release by the end of the year.
According to Billboard.com, the album will be a two-disc set. The pair says they will begin recording by the end of May.
“Me and O have been trying to put this together for so many years, and now we’ve got the opportunity to do it,” Bow Wow told Billboard.com. “We’re in the creative process right now, still trying to come up with a title and everything. Me and him are coming up with ideas daily, so the process is gonna go real smooth. We’re anxious to get in the studio together and make this whole thing happen.”
The rapper and singer are so excited about the new project, they aren’t even calling it an album. No, they say it will be a “special event” that “people have been waiting on” for years.
Bow Wow and O have been working together for quite some time. In addition to going on past Scream Tours together, they’ve also collab’d on Bow Wow’s 2004 single “Let Me Hold You.”
The pair is so tight outside their professional careers, they consider each other best friends. “He’s one of my best friends,” Bow Wow said to Billboard. “So any time you get a chance to work with somebody you’re best friends with, it’s not even gonna be like work. It’s gonna be like working with family.”
There currently untitled project has no specific date for release, aside from late this year.
Bow Wow is currently on tour in support of his fifth album, The Price of Fame.