300 Entertainment executive Lyon Cohen updated the status of Young Thug’s Slime Season 3 today (March 17). 

“Today in Austin, we’re going to bury Slime Season 3,” Cohen says in a video posted by DJ Akademiks. “We’re going to have a funeral procession right through South By Southwest.”

Young Thug’s video director, Be El Be, offered his explanation of Cohen’s comments.



“What Lyor meant was, dropping SS3 and getting past all the talk and this era of thug,” Be El Be writes on Twitter. “Moving forward to dropping albums and hits SS3 OTW.”

Young Thug announced the project in December. In January, the Atlanta rapper said that the project would be released February 5. On February 14, he released the project’s cover art implied that it would be released February 16.

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