DJ Khaled has announced the upcoming release of his new album Kiss the Ring, assumedly releasing in 2012.

The Miami, Florida resident released a promotional video revealing the title of his new album, stating that it’s “coming soon” and that it will be released through YMCMB/We The Best Music Group.

Khaled’s fifth album, We the Best Forever, was released in July 2011, continuing on to sell more than 120,000 copies in the United States. The LP spawned the singles “Welcome to My Hood” and “I’m On One,” the latter of which was certified triple platinum.

[Decmeber 9]

UPDATE: DJ Khaled has enlisted Don King to announce the release date for his upcoming album Kiss the Ring, which will drop on August 21st.

[May 21]

UPDATE #2: DJ Khaled has revealed the cover art for his upcoming album Kiss the Ring (via HHNM).


[May 24]

UPDATE #3: Shaheem Reid revealed the tracklist for DJ Khaled’s upcoming album Kiss the Ring, which will feature guest appearances from Lil Wayne, Big Sean, Kendrick Lamar, Tyga, Mavado and more.

1. “Shout Out to the Real” (Feat. Meek Mill, Ace Hood and Plies) (Produced by Jahlil Beats/Co-Produced by DJ Khaled)
2. “Bitches & Bottles (Let’s Get It Started)” (Feat. Lil Wayne, T.I. and Future) (Produced by Mike Will)
3. “I Wish You Would” (Feat. Kanye West and Rick Ross) (Produced by Hit Boy)
4. “Take It to the Head” (Feat. Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown, and Lil Wayne) (Produced by The Runners/Co-Produced by DJ Khaled)
5. “They Ready” (Feat. J. Cole, Big K.R.I.T. and Kendrick Lamar) (Produced by J. Cole)
6. “I’m So Blessed” (Feat. Big Sean, Ace Hood, Wiz Khalifa and T-Pain) (Produced by K.E./Co-Produced by DJ Khaled)
7. ” Hip Hop” (Feat. Scarface, Nas and DJ Premier) (Produced by J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League. Scratchesby DJ Premier)
8. “I Did It for My Dawgz” (Feat. Rick Ross, French Montana, Meek Mill and Jadakiss) (Produced by Beat Bully)
9. “I Don’t See Em” (Feat. Birdman, Ace Hood and 2 Chainz) (Produced by Detail)
10. “Don’t Pay 4 It” (Feat. Wale, Tyga, Mack Maine and Kirko Bangz) (Produced by The Runners)
11. “Suicidal Thoughts” (Feat. Mavado) (Produced by Boi-1Da)
12. “Outro (They Don’t Want War)” (Feat. Ace Hood) (Produced by DJ Toomp)

Bonus tracks:

13. “Don’t Get Me Started” – Ace Hood
14. “Aktion Pak” – Mavado
15. “B Boyz” – Birdman Feat. DJ Khaled, Kendrick Lamar, Ace Hood, and Mack Maine


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