On August 26, Lil Baby released Untrapped: The Story Of Lil Baby on Amazon Prime Video. The film sheds light on his early life and shows his journey to become a successful artist. It also tackles systemic oppression and the challenges of achieving the American Dream.
Karam Gill directed the documentary. It chronicles Baby’s career and life. The new album is expected to be a follow-up to his breakout album, “My Turn” from last year. In addition to “My Turn,” the rapper has also collaborated with Lil Durk on “The Voice of the Heroes” song. The song earned Baby his first Grammy Award. The two also rapped on DJ Khaled’s song “God Did.”
Lil Baby’s new album is set to be released on October 14th. Its cover can be seen below. The rapper has been steadily launching himself into superstardom since 2017. Lil Baby is set to release the video for his new single “Detox.” The video is set at a Boiler Room-like brokerage where the rapper can be seen rapping. The video also features scenes of the rapper teaching yoga and boxing.
A series of tweets and social media posts confirmed the album’s release date. Following the release of “My Turn,” the album became one of the biggest releases of the year. It featured hit tracks like “Woah,” “Sum 2 Prove,” and “Can’t Explain.” The album was certified 4x platinum by the RIAA in February. As the album continues to build anticipation, the Atlanta rapper has been quietly releasing singles from the album.