By Trevor Smith
Q-Tip reveals that he and Rick Rubin will be producing Kanye West’s new album.
Q-Tip and Kanye West have always hinted at doing some big things together, but it’s never quite worked out. The GOOD Friday highlight “Chain Heavy” was a good example of the work they could do together, and while MBDTF was initially planned to take a sonically similar route, in which Q-Tip would have likely shown up more (“Mama’s Boyfriend” anyone?)– ‘Ye ended up pulling a U-turn, and crafting a totally maximalist effort instead.