Today (April 15th) at 15:15 XV released his latest mixtape titled ‘Zero Heroes’ and it is damn good. Featuring Foreign Exchange Student, When We’re Done and 13 other tracks with featured from Patrick Stump, Donnis, and Pusha T to name a few this really should just be an album. There is great production from start to finish along with great verses from XV (what else would you expect) and ‘Zero Heroes’ is def a contender for best mixtape of the year. Enjoy!
XV – All For Me (Feat. CyHi Da Prynce, Vado & Erin Christine)
XV – The Last Hero (Feat. Patrick Stump)
read more for 15 facts about the album….
1. Drops on April 15th, 2011 (4.XV.11)
2. Releases online at 15:15 military time (3:15pm EST) exclusively on LiveMixtapes.com.
3. The cover to Rush’s album, “A Farewell To Kings”, inspired the album title.
4. illroots.com sponsors the tape and Mike Waxx did the artwork which is a collage of all the things that make me who i am.
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”.
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.