Lupe Fiasco joined the vast ranks of artists that utilize mircoblogging for self-promotion. The Chicago rapper tweeted that his upcoming album would be called Lasers , quickly after he said it was titled We Are Lasers . According to one of Fiasco's tweets, " Lasers ...comes from some repressed highschool outcast shit...blended amidst 'And He Gets the Girl' ambitions." Fiasco is producing some tracks this time out and aims to nab guest spots from Bun B and Kid Cudi. Longtime producer Soundtrakk will also handle the production duties. Fiasco announced last year that he was retiring from hip-hop after the follow-up to 2007’s The Cool drops. As for the pending retirement, the popular rapper confirmed that he’s still following through on those plans: “yeah I’m still retiring..."
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