This week, DJ Khaled is presenting his eleventh studio album, Father of Asahd. Like every other full-length entry in Khaled’s lengthy discography, his new project is loaded with as many features as an album’s worth of material can hold; From JAY-Z, Beyonce and Future on “Top Off” to the late Nipsey Hussle to Chance the Rapper, Justin Bieber and Quavo on “No Brainer,” this is a “who’s who” gathering of the modern era’s chart-topping megastars. Now, further supporting the album, Khaled reconnects with Travis Scott and Post Malone for the official “Celebrate” vignette.
Opening up about his latest project for an exclusive interview with Extra TV, DJ Khaled calls the effort his “biggest album.” “We gonna change the game … The 11th album is the new chapter of more success, more blessings, more loves and what I did with this album. Not only is it my best work, that bar going to be high, really high. This is my life, I do it for Asahd. I make records that play forever. should I remind you I’m the guy that made ‘Wild Thoughts’?”
“Obviously everyone’s on my album,” DJ Khaled adds, remarking on the star-studded list of artists — such as Travis Scott and Post Malone on “Celebrate” — who joined him for the creation his latest LP. “That’s what we do, winners work with winners, greatness work with greatness, but it’s about making a great song, a great anthem. You’re going to think it’s an award show, all your favorite artists.”
You can take a look at DJ Khaled, Travis Scott and Post Malone’s new music video for their Father of Asahd collaboration “Celebrate” above.
For more, check out Nipsey Hussle’s “Higher” video.
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