On Thursday, Lil Wayne lovers rejoiced when Swizz Beatz introduced that “Mixtape Wayne” would return to the hip-hop panorama, courtesy of their smoky collaboration “Pistol on My Side.” On Friday (Sept. 14), Beatz freed the scorching video that includes Wayne and Swizz’s spouse Alicia Keys.
Filmed at Lil Wayne’s skate park, Weezy is in full-force, thrashing doubters along with his punchy supply. “Pistol on my aspect, you don’t need that factor to scream at ya/ Laughin’ while you die, boy, my pistol a comic (brr)/ Pistol on my aspect, now he lyin’ just like the media/ Clips longer than encyclopedias, you are readin’ ’em,” he raps. While Beatz amplifies the observe along with his resounding ad-libs, Keys is discovered enjoying the piano within the flaming clip. As Wayne fires away the remaining bars from his loaded verse, Keys flips the observe together with her gloomy riffs, including an thrilling near the fiery visible.
Not solely did Swizz launch his long-awaited video for “P.O.M.S.,” however he additionally introduced the observe checklist for his forthcoming album Poison. Set to be launched Nov. 2, Swizz enlisted Kendrick Lamar, Nas, Young Thug, Pusha T, The LOX and extra for his first mission in 11 years. For the proverbial cherry on prime, Beatz recruited J. Cole to function the mission’s govt producer.
Watch “Pistol on My Side” that includes Lil Wayne under.