photo credit: XXXTentacion l Instagram
Jahseh Dwayne Ricardo Onfrox, better known as XXXTentacion lost his life six months ago, and while the late rapper’s legacy continues to inspire through his music and recent posthumous accolades, it is now confirmed that a new X album will drop before the end of 2018.
The 20-year-old’s third studio album, entitled Skins, will be a follow up to his successful ? project that dropped earlier this year, before X’s untimely death. This will be the first full length offering since his passing, as the rapper has been featured on posthumous singles “Falling Down” with the late rapper Lil Peep, Lil Wayne’s Carter V featured track “Don’t Cry” and Lil Pump and Swae Lee’s “Arms Around You.”
XXXTentacion – SKINS – Cover Art + Release date – DEC 7th, 10 SONGS + 17 MINS LONG pic.twitter.com/mza2JrCU4I
— RileyTaugor🦇Slime® (@RileyTaugor) November 8, 2018
In a tweet from Riley Taugor, the album will include 10 songs and the project will only be a total of 17 mins long. The first single “Bad” is expected to drop tomorrow, November 7th along with the official pre-oder.
11/09/18 “bad” by xxxtentacion 🕊 pic.twitter.com/3C5r6hOzhN
— nena weldon 🕊 (@nenaweldon) November 8, 2018
XXX was working on the project prior to his death back on June 18th and it has been reported that the rapper will also make appearances on Kanye West’s upcoming ‘Yandhi’ project later this month and producer Mally Mall also confirmed with The Cruz Show that there are a few forthcoming collars with XXX, Rihanna, and The Weekend.
— Power 106 (@Power106LA) October 26, 2018