G-Unit's Young Hot Rod Rolls With AOL, Album On The Way
The former mortgage broker-turned-rapper was added to the G-Unit roster last year after his demo reached the hands of 50 Cent. Since, he has been featured on various G-Unit mixtapes and has collaborated with LL Cool J.
"We are working on finishing up my album, Fast Lane, and the video for 'Be Easy' just premiered on '106 & Park,'" Hot Rod saud via a statement. "It's an exciting time."
Rod (born Rodney Toole) is also currently featured on AOL Music's lineup of fall Breaker Artists.
Hot Rod's AOL Sessions performance with G-Unit which launches today (October 6). Fans can also watch the 21-year-old Sacramento-bred lyricist perform "Be Easy," "Chase the Cat" and "Rock To It" in a solo AOL Sessions performance here.
"I'm honored to be chosen as an AOL Breakers," Rod said. " I'm in great company; 50 Cent was a breakers artist at the beginning of his career, and now it's my turn."
Young Hot Rod's Fastlane, which will be executive produced by 50, is slated to hit shelves on November 14th.