Finally, after much anticipation, Joey Bada$$ will release a new album this summer.
The release of Joey Bada$$’s new album 2000 was supposed to happen a few weeks ago, but sampling clearance concerns caused it to be postponed.
My new song ‘Where I Belong’ available everywhere midnight. pic.twitter.com/E2fCPHrIlM— BADMON (@joeyBADASS) June 30, 2022
Fans shouldn’t worry too much, though, as he just released the eagerly awaited track “Where I Belong.” The song was premiered via all streaming services today, July 1, 2022.
The new single follows his recent solo hit “Heads High,” which came out on March 3rd. It also comes after his collaborated single with Chance the Rapper on Chance’s track “The Highs & The Lows.” The song was released earlier this month on June 17th, receiving over 2 million streams just Youtube alone.
Five years have passed since the release of “ALL-AMERIKKKAN BADA$$,” and the rapper’s follow-up album “2000” was initially scheduled to be released on June 17th but had to be postponed. Joey Bada$$ revealed during an interview that in his upcoming album fans should expect the “classic” Joey again.
“On the new album 2000, what should be expected is that classic Joey sound, you know what I’m saying? That authentic Joey. Everything that you want out of Joey Bada$$, you’re going to get from this project right here. I’m excited for this.”
Tomorrow is the first day of Joey Bada$$’ upcoming tour, as well as fans are expected to be able to pre-order his new album “2000” as well as learn the confirmed date that it will be released make sure you purchase if you rock with Joey Bad A$$ streams might not matter.
Joey Bada$$- “Where I Belong” Lyrics:
[Intro] Uh, uh, uh-uh Yeah (Static Selektah) [Verse 1] Back on the set like I never left I'm takin' steps to be the best 'til they lay me to rest VVS upon my chest they got them DVS Ain't no tints on my two-door, I want them see it's us 'Cause if I paid enough them f*****s better see me comin' I used to drive my momma bucket, ridin' 'round frontin' On Snyder Avenue, buildin' number thirty-four-hunnid I gave this s*** my all or nothin', now my bank bustin' I'm livin' plush', new crib cost a milli plus Six figures on every art piece that's hangin' up You little n**** still spendin' on the obvious And if you think I'm flexin' now, just wait 'til I re-up And just to sum it up, we shinin' all year long When I was comin' up they tried to tell me that was wrong I had to run it up, and now I'm right where I belong If all my n**** dead and gone, I gotta carry on [Chorus] I pray the Lord have mercy on a n**** soul We reminiscin', reminiscin' like it's all we know Take hollow tips and extra clips everywhere we go 'Cause I be takin' risk every time that I hit the dough I pray the Lord have mercy on a n**** soul We reminiscin', reminiscin' like it's all we know Take hollow tips and extra clips everywhere we go 'Cause I be takin' risk every time that I hit the dough [Verse 2] Yo Tryna get my thoughts together I say a prayer every day, hopin' it all get better I talk to God a lot, these verses is like open letters I know that nothin' really last forever Like the past, the future don't exist, I know it's foul But never focused on the present, know my presence is a gift Just so happen to be good at rappin', that would be my niche I was only like six when my cousin Richie Rich Wrote my first verse for me that I would never forget And since then I was never known to leave a microphone alone Often took the long way home just to get those off my dome Momma blowin' up my phone, leave her message at the tone I was gettin' in my zone, at times I felt so alone Like how it feel to know that you the best and nobody know Every punchline a chin check and a body blow With all disrespect, you n***** still ain't f*****' with me though But never was Every time they thought they had me down, I just leveled up [Interlude] They all thought I'm from Brooklyn, I rep Brooklyn all day They killed Biggie Y'all n***** is killin' us and you f*****'- This world is about money, money revolve around money Just know that I'm from Brooklyn [Chorus] I pray the Lord have mercy on a n**** soul We reminiscin', reminiscin' like it's all we know Take hollow tips and extra clips everywhere we go 'Cause I be takin' risk every time that I hit the dough [Outro] Yeah, yeah, yeah, you liked that? Hey mother****** Joey Bada$$ has just moved, bitch We talkin' New York, Brooklyn, mother****** Joey's the illest mother****** doin' this rap s*** You digg? And go and buy this motherfucker s*** right now And tell your grandpa to get it too, mother****** I want an album mother******