Playboi Carti has officially released ‘Whole Lotta Red’ on December 25th! Here you’ll find all the updates leading up to release of the album, during the album, and post-album release.
(3/10/21): Playboi Carti teases new album on Instagram: "Lets drop this new album. We not done"
(1/20): Playboi Carti performs “Slay3r” on Jimmy Fallon
(1/4/21): Playboi Carti charts 5 songs from ‘Whole Lotta Red’ on the Billboard Hot 100:
“Slay3r” — #72, “Go2DaMoon” — #82, “Vamp Anthem” — #90, “New N3on” — #92, “M3tamorphosis” — #99
(1/3/21): ‘Whole Lotta Red’ debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with 100K units, becoming Carti’s first No. 1
(12/31): Playboi Carti headlined CyberWurld as he performed tracks from ‘Whole Lotta Red’ for the first time (click to watch)
(12/25): Playboi Carti releases ‘Whole Lotta Red’. Carti shares the music video for “M3tamorphosis” (click to watch)
(12/23): Tracks from ‘Whole Lotta Red’ have been uploaded to Apple Music’s database, unveiling track names and features on certain songs:
Teen X ft. Future
M3tamorphosis ft. Kid Cudi & Young Nudy
Go2DaMoon ft. Kanye West
F33l Lik3 Dyin
On That Time
(12/21): Pre-Order the album here
(12/14): Playboi Carti will be releasing ‘Whole Lotta Red’ on Christmas. Confirmed by producer, Art Dealer, who previously produced “Long Time” Intro on ‘Die Lit’
(12/12): Matthew Williams, co-founder of 1017 ALYX 9SM, creative director of Givenchy, and previous art director for the likes of Kanye West and Lady Gaga, teases that Playboi Carti will be releasing on Christmas. Williams previously enlisted Carti for his first Givenchy campaign.
(11/27): Playboi Carti and Future are featured on Lil Yachty’s new single “Flex Up”
(11/25): Playboi Carti teases collaborations with Post Malone and Pharrell + Shares new snippet.
(11/24): Playboi Carti teases a collaboration with Kanye West:
Playboi Carti was asked about the album during a recent GQ’s Men of the Year feature, Carti described the sound as “alternative” and “psyched out”. While he didn’t reveal the official release date for the album, the rapper provided an answer when he was asked if he will drop the project this year. He simply answered, “we’ll see”.
Playboi Carti was recently teased a snippet of a new song, while he also spotted filming a music video:
Playboi Carti live snippet 👀👀 pic.twitter.com/3tGgYpVRZF— that girl Pam (@pamela_alemap7) November 23, 2020