NBA YoungBoy broadcasts his sixth project this yr, dropping this week.
The Baton Rouge native revealed the title of the album on IG on Sunday, telling fans it would be released exclusively on YouTube and can comprise 13-17 songs. The album is titled Ma’ I Got A Family. NBA YoungBoy also shared a photograph of himself together with his baby mother, Jazlyn Mychelle, and their two babies. The project will probably be his sixth for the reason that start of the yr, an indication that YB is showing no signs of slowing down.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again is now an independent artist after getting out of his take care of Atlantic Records. There have been some rumors the label offered him a lucrative $60 million deal earlier this yr, but he recently revealed he shouldn’t be signed to a label, meaning he never put pen to paper for the rumored deal. Moreover, there have been some rumors that Birdman offered him a lucrative deal to sign with Money Money, but it appears that evidently deal never materialized, or they’re still in negotiations.
Being an independent artist implies that he takes all of the royalties for his new music, and let’s not forget that YoungBoy is simply second to Drake when it comes to music streaming this yr, with over 5 billion streams. NBA YoungBoy can be the highest streaming artist on YouTube over the past two years, which could explain why he’s releasing this new project exclusively on the platform.
Thus far, in 2022, YoungBoy has released three mixtapes, Colours, Realer 2, and 3800 Degrees, later released on October 7. In August, he released an album, The Last Slimeto, which has since been certified gold by the RIAA. The album saw guest appearances from Kehlani, Quavo, and Rod Wave.
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The project also spawned the controversial diss track “I Hate YoungBoy,” through which he went after various artists, including Lil Durk, Gucci Mane, Lil Baby, and his former friend Boosie Badazz. The one would go on to peak at No. 26 on the US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart and at No. 79 on the Hot 100 chart.
NBA YoungBoy and his girlfriend, Jazlyn Mychelle, recently welcomed their second child together, a baby boy. The couple has a 1-year-old daughter. While that is the second for Mychelle, that is the tenth child for the rapper.