DJ Khaled Announces "Major Key" & "I Got The Keys" Release Dates
DJ Khaled has announced the release date for his ninth studio album, Major Key.
The LP, which features a lion on its cover art, is due out July 29, according to an Instagram post from the Miami artist.
He also shared the news that the much-anticipated "I Got The Keys" visual with Jay Z and Future is set to premiere Sunday in conjunction with the BET Awards. Photos of the video shoot showed a long list of all-star cameos including Rick Ross, T.I., 2 Chainz and Pusha T.
The first single for Major Key is "For Free," which features Drake.
Major Key will be Khaled's first album through Epic Records. He signed to the company shepherded by L.A. Reid in April
View DJ Khaled's very excited Instagram post below:
The wait is over!!! What you all been waiting for is finally here. Today I announce the release date to my 9th studio album Major ?. But 1st before I do that I got an announcement to make. The video to my next single I Got The ?s featuring Jay Z and @future premiers Sunday night at 11:41pm EST/ 8:41 PST on BET!!!! That's right!!!! My next single I Got The ?s featuring Jay Z & @future will premiere on the BET network Sunday night at 11:41 pm EST/ 8:41pm PST and it's not just a video, it's a movie premiere with an Oscar winning performance by the iconic legendary Jay Z!!!! We did it for the culture!!!! I did it for fan luv!!!! I did it because nobody else could do it!!!!! There's only 1 DJ Khaled!!!!! I'm the icon the icons look to for inspiration!!!! This is 25 years of blood sweat and tears!!!!! And I'm just starting!!!! This is just the beginning!!!! We The Best Music is the biggest brand in the game because we respect the culture and we respect the fans and we know what the people want!!! You see what's going on with For Free featuring my brother and the young icon @champagnepapi Oh you thought I was gonna stop????!!!!!! They told me I couldn't make a mixtape!!!!!!! Now I'm on stage with @beyonce performing hit records that span over a decade straight!!!! I'm the King of the anthems!!!! God is great!!!! So today I announce the release date of my biggest album in my career Major ?!!! Mark this date in your calendar!!! Don't ever play yourself!!!! July 29th the biggest album in the game Major ? on @wethebestmusic @EpicRecords will hit stores and iTunes!!! Don't ever question the machine. Be a genius and preorder the album Sunday night right after the premiere of my next single I Got The ?s featuring Jay Z and @future That's right you can preorder the album immediately following the video premiere of I Got The ?s Sunday night 11:41pm EST/ 8:41 PST!!!!! @wethebestmusic @epicrecords @la_reid @rocnation