Rapper Bow Wow is planning to showcase a more mature side of his rap career, with an upcoming mixtape that is slated to drop at the top of the year.
According to Bow Wow, the untitled mixtape will reunite the rapper with the man who discovered him – Snoop Lion.
Bow Wow told AllHipHop.com that the mixtape will be eight tracks and will be narrated by Snoop Lion.
“It’s a movie, it’s unlike anything that has ever been put together before,” Bow Wow told AllHipHop.com. “Snoop is narrating it, and of course I’ve got the movie to go with it, so that’s [the mixtape] is how I am launching my first official project off Cash Money.”
Bow Wow also revealed that the mixtape would be accompanied by visuals, that would make up a movie.
Bow Wow told AllHipHop.com that he decided to put his recording career on hold, as he focused on his hosting duties at “106 & Park.”
He also said his Cash Money debut will feature more mature content, since he has grown in life, which includes his new gig at BET as well as the job of being a father.
“When I started at BET I didn’t want to attack it and make it look like I took over ’106 & Park’ to pump my s**t,” Bow Wow explained to AllHipHop.com. “I had to approach that s**t like a real job and take it over. As you can see, I put out no videos on the countdown, I didn’t do none of that. I wanted to get a full year in before I got back into that and I was waiting for more material I had my daughter, she’s going on three.I got alotta s**t to now right about and go in-depth with.