SOURCE: KOCH Records

March 22, 2007 11:28 ET

DJ Khaled Prepping for His Blockbuster New Album, "We the Best," Set for Release on June 12th

1st Single, "We Takin' Over," Exploding Now at Radio; New Album Will Feature Paul Wall, Trick Daddy, Game, Ja Rule, Ludacris, Rick Ross, Jeezy, Lil' Wayne, Akon, Baby, Jadakiss, Styles P, Dre, Cassidy, Bun B, Tony Sunshine, Flo Rider, Juelz Santana, Young Dro, T.I. and Many, Many More!

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 22, 2007 -- DJ Khaled is set to release his sophomore album, "We the Best," on June 12th, 2007 through Terror Squad/KOCH Records. The new collection features a veritable who's-who of Hip Hop including T.I., Game, Jadakiss, Paul Wall, Trick Daddy, Ja Rule, Ludacris, Rick Ross, Jeezy, Lil' Wayne, Akon, Baby, Styles P, Cassidy, Juelz Santana, Young Dro and many more to be announced.

The new album will include the 1st single, "We Takin' Over," which features T.I., Akon, Fat Joe, Rick Ross, Lil' Wayne and Baby. "We Takin' Over" was was the #1 most added song at hip-hop radio last week with 52 adds. The single is already over 1,400 spins and growing by the minute. The track will be available for download on iTunes on March 27th.

A video for "We Takin' Over" was recently shot in Miami and directed by Miami native/award-winning Director Gil Green, whose credits include Three 6 Mafia, Akon, Rick Ross, Lil' Scrappy and many more.

DJ Khaled, who currently has the most popular radio show in Miami (WEDR/99 Jamz), released his debut, "Listennn...The Album," last year and it sold over 200,000 units and debuted at #1 on the Billboard Independent Chart. The album spawned numerous singles/videos including "Holla At Me," "Grammy Family" and "Born N' Raised."

DJ Khaled is very excited about his new album "We the Best," and exclaims, "We taking over!!! Lisssssttteeennnnn!! We the best!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I'm about UNITY!!"

For more info on DJ Khaled, please click on www.MySpace.com/DjKhaled.

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