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As the release of his debut album My Name Is My Name fast approaches, Pusha T drops a new track and video with a surprising feature from Joaquin Phoenix on production. In 2008,  the actor baffled everyone when he announced his retirement from acting to pursue a hip-hop career and although it turned out to be a stunt for his mockumentary I’m Still Here, it’s now apparent that there was some truth in it. Produced alongside none other than Kanye West , ‘King Push’  includes a vocal sample from Ye’s ‘New Slaves’ which is accompanied by clattering marching drums and Pusha T’s ice cold flow on form.

My Name Is My Name will be released on October 8th

 

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