Skyzoo has unveiled the tracklist and album cover for his upcoming album A Dream Deferred, which is reportedly a continuation of his sophomore album The Salvation. As reported by XXL, the cover artist was illustrated by artist Fabian Ciraolo.
Production for the album is handled by frequent collaborators 9th Wonder, !llMind, Black Milk, as well as other notable producers such as Focus, DJ Khalil, and Best Kept Secret. With a solid production cast, it’s obvious that Skyzoo is not trying to leave any room for blemishes to spoil the album. As one might’ve expected, the Brooklyn MC also has a proving guest list consisting of reputable artists like Raheem Devaughn, Talib Kweli, Freeway, and up and coming MC Jared Evan.
A Dream Deferred is slated for release October 2, through Duckdown Records. The tracklist can be seen below.
1) “Dreams In A Basement,” featuring Jill Scott (produced by !llmind)
2) “Jansport Strings” (One Time for Chi-Ali) (produced by 9th Wonder)
3) “Pockets Full,” featuring Freeway (produced by !llmind)
4) “Give It Up,” featuring DJ Prince (produced by !llmind)
5) “Glass Ceilings” (produced by !llmind)
6) “Range Rover Rhythm” (produced by Jahlil Beats)
7) “The Knowing,” featuring Jessy Wilson (produced by Eric G)
8) “Drew & Derwin,” featuring Raheem Devaughn (produced by Focus)
9) “Realization,” featuring Jared Evan (produced by DJ Khalil)
10) “The Rage of Roemello” (produced by DJ Khalil)
11) “How to Make it Through Hysteria” (produced by Best Kept Secret)
12) “Steel’s Apartment” (produced by Black Milk)
13) “Spike Lee Was My Hero,” featuring Talib Kweli (produced by Tall Black Guy)
14) “The Cost of Sleep” (produced by Tall Black Guy)
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