UPDATED: XV Mixtape “Zero Heroes” Cover + 15 Facts
1. Drops on April 15th, 2011 (4.XV.11)
2. Releases online at 4:15pm CST exclusively on LiveMixtapes.com.
3. The cover to Rush’s album, “A Farewell To Kings”, inspired the album title.
4. The album has 15 tracks.
5. Seven produces 7 tracks on “Zero Heroes”
6. Pornstar, Kristina Rose, lends guest vocals on one track on the album.
7. BeBe from Black Cards lends her vocals to my favorite record, “Pictures On My Wall”.
8. Features production from Seven, Just Blaze, J. Cole, The Awesome Sound, Omen & Swiff D.
9. Guests features include Pusha T, Kendrick Lamar, Patrick Stump, Donnis, CyHi Da Prynce, Vado & Erin Christine.
10. Tracks on “Zero Heroes” were recorded in Wichita, Los Angeles, New York, Rochester, and Philadelphia.
11. The original tracklist featured 18 tracks.
12. Shaheem Reid of MTV’s Mixtape Daily inspired the idea of dropping on 4/XV/11
13. Utada Hikaru, Olivia Newton John, Smashing Pumpkins, Miami Horror, Imogen Heap and Stars are sampled on “Zero Heroes”.
14. The first record on the album, “Wichita” (prod. by Just Blaze), was the last song recorded for the project.
15. I gave my record label and manager HELL throughout finishing this project, but they’re gonna be proud of the outcome. FACT.
I’m excited to hear that Pusha T track.
Think it will be good? Are you more hype now?