The late Brooklyn rapper’s manager Steven Victor released the album title via Instagram Sunday (July 11).
Pop Smoke Album Title Revealed
A new album from Pop Smoke drops July 16.
Victor took to Twitter to share the name of the project. “Pop Smoke” FAITH July 16, 2021,” He tweeted.
FAITH is set to feature 17 tracks including a 30-second “Outro,” which is the only part of the project fans can currently listen to on Apple Music. Within the “Outro,” Pop delivers a motivational speech about staying focused. “That’s why we try to tell the young niggas like, stay focused, you understand? You know what I’m saying, keep your mind straight on the prize. Don’t let nothin’ get in between, you know what I’m saying? Gotta focus up. Gotta be fully focused,” Pop says.
On his Instagram, he confirmed in the caption that the tweet refers to the “album title.” Initial reports stated the album would be named “Pop Smoke” based off Apple Music’s preorder page for the project.
Faith arrives one year after the release of Pop Smoke’s first posthumous album Shoot for the Stars, Aim for the Moon, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 and has moved over 7 million units worldwide. The 17-track set is now available for pre-order.