Atlanta-based record producer Metro Boomin’ is slated to drop a short film featuring young Thug, Gunna, Morgan Freeman and LaKeith Stanfield ahead of his highly anticipated LP ‘Heroes & Villains’. Reportedly, the short film is directed by the iconic Hip-Hop filmmaker and director Gibson Hazard. Boomin took to Instagram to reveal the short film’s poster.
Hazard is behind some of the finest visuals in rap music including ‘Just Wanna Rock’ by Lil Uzi Vert and has filmed stunning tour life visuals for Future, The Weeknd, Drake, Billie Eilish, 6LACK and more.
Metro Boomin’s sophomore solo studio album ‘Heroes & Villains’ is slated to be released on December 12th 2022. The LP will serve as the follow-up to ‘Not All Heroes Wear Capes’ and is the second project in the now-confirmed trilogy.
Metro Boomin is one of the biggest hip/hop producers globally. The young producer is behind some of the leading ‘Atlanta Strip Club’ sounds with Future. However, his discography has expanded to new levels in the last few years and includes massive hip-hop records such as ‘Mask Off’ w/ Future, ‘Bad n Boujee’ w/ Migos, ‘Congratulations’ w/ Post Malone and more.
The first instalment in the now confirmed trilogy ‘Not All Heroes Wear Capes’ was a twenty-six-track two-disc project which featured guest appearances by Gucci Mane, Travis Scott, 21 Savage, Swae Lee, Young Slime Life’s Gunna & Young Thug, Wizkid, J Balvin, Offset, Kodak Black and Drake on Disc 1 alongside an instrumental disc 2. The album was released on November 6th 2018.
Listen to ‘Not All Heroes Wear Capes’ by Metro Boomin here if you haven’t yet.