Unable to Watch this Youtube Video? Click here to play in Soundcloud instead.
will.i.am may not be able to leap tall buildings in a single bound, but the man does have a damn near superhuman knack for scaling the Billboard charts. Fresh off scoring a massive international hit with Scream & Shout, the Black Eyed Peas frontman is back with the latest potential smash off his forthcoming full-length. Along with the headliner’s compulsively body-moving electro-pop boardwork and guilty-pleasure lyricism (Representative sample: “They call me Will-ay / Stay so cool I’m chill-ay.”), #thatPOWER boasts a soaring hook from teenage pop superstar Justin Bieber. Does this joint have what it takes to repeat its predecessor’s success? Debate away—and keep your browsers locked to our pages for all the latest leading up to the release of will’s sixth solo LP, #willpower, on April 23.
Update: Click “Watch Video” above or scroll down to view will.i.am’s Ben Mor-directed #thatPOWER visual.
Written by richard on 04/19/13
A founding member of hip-pop supergroup The Black Eyed Peas and a respected industry veteran who has sold millions of records, will.i.am has embarked on his new album, #thatPOWER. The LP, which is the fourth solo release of...
First DJ Booth Appearance:
"I Got It From My Mama" (2007)
Member Reviews and Ratings
- After Wiz Khalifa’s “Blacc Hollywood”, What Does a Number One Album Mean?
- Jeezy - Seen It All: The Autobiography
- Cam’ron - 1st of the Month Vol. 3 EP
- Best/Worst of the Week: Andre 3000 All Day, Queen Bey Reigns & More
- Draft Day: What Label Should Your Favorite Rapper Sign To?
- DJ Blaze - Blazing Cuts (August 2014)
- “Views from All Day”: Drake, Kanye & The State of Hip-Hop Leaks
- Drake vs. Lil Wayne - The Hits
- The Best Hip-Hop & R&B Songs of 2014 (Ongoing)
- Even More Porn Stars in Music Videos (NSFW)