Dominating headlines, trending worldwide, surprising the world. Travis Scott uncages his mega-anticipated second full-length album, Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight [Epic Records/Grand Hustle], exclusively on Apple Music today and Sony Music Entertainment Australia.
The platinum-selling hip-hop trailblazer and trendsetter personally premiered the record on his Beats 1 .wav Radio show, engaging fans everywhere with an interactive worldwide listening experience. He invited the audience to participate in the debut as he played the 14 new tracks for the very first time.
As soon as Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight went live, it immediately soared to #1 on the Top Hip-Hop/Rap Albums Chart and #2 on the iTunes Overall Top Albums It's already pacing to be the week's biggest release and another major milestone for Travis.
Travis gave fans everywhere the first taste of Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight earlier this summer with the release of the single -Pick Up The Phone' with Young Thug [feat. Quavo]. Since then, it's accrued over 25.9 million Spotify streams and 2.3 million YouTube/VEVO views for its music video and become a staple.
The ornate gothic cover for Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight, shot by acclaimed photographer Nick Knight, features our hero growing outstretched raven wings immersed in a plume of smoke. This divinely dark and deep vision belies the album's otherworldly sonic trip"the distinct vision of one of music's foremost innovators. He tells a personal story this time around that dates back to his childhood and follows his evolution. Ascending past the boundaries of hip-hop, Travis ushers in his next phase, and it's everything fans all over the globe have been anticipating and so much more…
Australian fans can watch Travis Scott perform at Listen Out Festival in Centennial Parklands on 1st October among other artists ASAP Ferg, RUFUS, Cosmos Midnight, JOY and LDRU . Travis will also play side shows in both Melbourne Tuesday 27th at 170 Russell Street and Sydney 28th September at The Metro Theatre.
1. the ends f/ Andre 3000
2. way back
3. coordinate f/ Blac Youngsta
4. through the late night f/ Kid Cudi
5. beibs in the trap w/ Nav
6. sdp interlude
7. sweet sweet
8. outside f/ 21 Savage
9. goosebumps f/ Kendrick Lamar
10. first take f/ Bryson Tiller
11. pick up the phone w/ Young Thug f/ Quavo
13. guidance f/ K. Forest
14. wonderful f/ The Weeknd