DJ Khaled Recruits Nas, Kanye for New LP [VIDEO]

DJ Khaled will be returning to store shelves this summer with his fifth, star-studded compilation album and XXLMag.com has the details from the man himself on who fans can expect to hear on the disc, which will be his first for Cash Money records.

Titled We the Best Forever, the LP, according to Khaled, will of course feature appearances from the usual suspects (Rick Ross, Young Jeezy, Ace Hood, Jadakiss, Birdman and Fat Joe), along with a long list of surprises. Khaled revealed that Nas (who appeared on 2008′s “I’m On”), Kanye West (who appeared on both Khaled’s  ”Grammy Family” in 2006 and “Go Hard” in 2008), Cee-Lo Green, Drake, and Waka Flocka Flame will all make cameos. He also mentioned a possible song with Nicki Minaj.

Possibly the biggest shockers come in the form of the R&B contributors, though. “I got some people I haven’t worked with, like Chris Brown on my album, Keyshia Cole, [and] Mary J. Blige.”

Asked if the crooners will alter his signature sound, he replied: “My Chris Brown record is – it’s called ‘Legendary.’ It ain’t R&B, that shit hard but everybody can relate to it.”

In typical Khaled fashion, the Terror Squad rep teased the importance of the album. “My album is he most amazing thing ever,” he said. “It’s the biggest album coming out. The record’s on there are straight hits. “

We the Best Forever is set to come out on June 28. —Jesse Gissen with additional reporting by Adam Fleischer

  • Dmxej

    Hope he got some beats from Schife on there and tracks wit Toe Down, them niggas killin it in Palm Beach

    • xfhg

      Oh Amazing !!

      Vanessa, has got a millionaire lover on ~~ Lo ve Wealt hy * C// 0 m~~. Karen, who is 27 yrs old, married with a wealthy CEO with the help of this c lu b too. Will you be the next?

  • the ibe

    Nas… wtf!!!

  • joe p

    i hate dj khaled … he is horrible and annoying

    • that nigga

      I second that! And @ Jay Cole: hahahaha, your right!

  • Chris

    Nas was on the last two DJ Khaled albums, so thats no surprise. The track he did with John Legend on the last one was dope.

  • Rockcity

    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ yeah i was just about to say, that victory track with Nas and John Legend is dope, that’s the Nas i like to hear

  • Harryr

    Thanks Waka for playing music half way through the interview :/

  • http://hiphopisntdeaditsjustsleeping.com/ aboynamedandy

    Although this album may blow up on the charts, I doubt it will be anything short of lame.

    DJ Khaled works with the same lame ass rappers ALL THE TIME. His music is so predictable and generic. I could rundown his guest appearances right here… Ace Hood, Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, Plies, T-Pain, Birdman, Jeezy, Ludacris, blah blah… where’s the creativity!?

    He’s got Nas on there? So what? He doesn’t give a fuck about the music that Khaled puts out.

  • fmeezy

    i find khaleds beats to be annoying ,they all sound the same,wee crappy kid on were hard beats lol gtfoh!!!! with ur soft crew!!

  • francis nasim

    remember khalid n diddy hostin 08′awards n khalid was packin steel for keri hilson”prostyle i see you”now ima get my unforgiven on .suge,hold this,lemme adjust my cufflings-remember when busta fought diddy heavyweight in harlem n got him a rep.

  • Jay Cole

    Another WE ARE THE WORLD album…smh

  • joe blow

    Not a big fan of his, but he needs to have brand new features

    • Afi K. James

      At Least he’s going to have mary J. Blige thank goodness, otherwise that’s it.

  • Afi K. James

    I Am getting tired of DJ Khaled this time, because he has turned himself into a disaster, his first two albums were good, especially his first and best album, after that, it has gone to shit.
    why can’t DJ Khaled recruit lupe fiasco, 8 Ball & MJG on his album?
    Big Thumbs Down for me.