This may come as a surprise for multiple reasons. A) We thought Bow Wow was done with music. And B) Who asked for this?
Here's the official announcement as well as a snippet from the collab.
Surprise: #newmusic #bowwow #souljaboy #newalbum "Ignorant Shit" soundtrack 2 a young rich nigga life. Get motivated 🔥 TUESDAY ITUNES @souljaboy IGNORANT SHIT TOUR COMING! #thatway @applemusic BROKE HATING MAFUKAS WONT UNDERSTAND THIS TYPE OF MUSIC SO DONT EVEN LISTEN. A video posted by Bow wow (@shadmoss) on
Retirement? Who said anything about retirement?
Bow wow retired last week now he dropping a joint album with Soulja lmao— DADITO CALDERONE (@TAXSTONE) October 23, 2016
I could have sworn lil bow wow said he retired. So now on top of being annoying he's a liar — Randy SadBitch (@jacaristar) October 24, 2016
Somebody or some thing had to set this in motion.
Soulja Boy & Bow Wow doing a collab album together? Finally the streets been waiting-No One — Broke Homie Cliff🐐 (@CliffBreazzy) October 23, 2016
How high was Bow Wow & Soulja Boy when they linked up & decided that we needed a joint album from them in 2016?! — T. (@BobbyValenTJ) October 24, 2016
Please check the calendar. What year is this?
Bow wow and Soulja Boy are releasing a collab album and it's bout to be the hottest elementary school playlist of 2007— Jalal Zahir (@DontWannaBFired) October 23, 2016
A Bow Wow and Soulja Boy album in 2016 gonna be garbage. At least if this was 2007, it would've at least been trash. — D-Von Dudley (@DatGuyDre15) October 23, 2016
Bow Wow & Soulja Boy droppin a collab album? Boy if this was 07-08 that hoe woulda went double platinum off of ringtone sales alone pic.twitter.com/GVLjf4Bc9e— 808-H (@ItsNotHarold) October 23, 2016
Maybe they noticed what hip-hop was missing and decided to shoot their shot.
Hip hop lost the Kanye and Jay-Z team, and gained Bow Wow and Soulja Boy. Damn. — G. (@_GabrielOA) October 24, 2016
People are waiting on watch the throne 2, drake and Kanye every j cole and Kendrick but Soulja boy and bow wow wanna be doing joint album — puffy (@BigTemiy) October 23, 2016
To be fair, the album has potential.
We gonna act like bow wow and Soulja boy ain't give us Marco Polo? Lmao — jayi steez (@StaleDoritos) October 23, 2016
if this Souljaboy x Bow Wow album filled with songs like Marco Polo it's gonna be the greatest album of 2016— ♡GF RETRO♡ (@RetroSenpai) October 24, 2016
Some people are legitimately here for it.
No lie, I'm here for the Bow Wow and Soulja Boy album — ♛ (@Neka_L0han) October 24, 2016
Soulja boy and bow wow got a collab album dropping soon 😳🙌🏾🔥— A. Colquitt (@Colquitt_MVP) October 23, 2016