Rapper Kardinal Offishall has teamed with producer Nottz Raw to drop a new LP titled Seven
, which the Toronto rapper has announced will be given away for free.
According to Kardinal, the new album's title has significant meaning.
"I'm gonna give you guys a little free be. We made it in seven days and we are giving it to you free, and a documentary," Kardinal Offishall
revealed during an appearance on MuchMusic's TV show, Rap City.
Nottz, who recently dropped the album Rawth
with Asher Roth, has worked with a variety of top rappers, including Ghostface, Kanye West, Notorious B.I.G.
, Game, Busta Rhymes, Scarface and others.
Additionally, Kardinal revealed that his new upcoming album Mr. International is almost complete, and will be ready for a release date this Summer.
Mr. International was delayed while Kardinal reworked his deal with Akon's Kon Live imprint.
Kardinal will now drop Mr. International
on his own label Black Stone Colleagues, although Akon is still acting as executive producer of the album.
In related news, Kardinal Offishall is preparing to launch a new clothing line named Live and Direct.