Nelly Planning to Release Sixth Album This Year

posted May 20, 2011 11:39:00 PM CDT | 17 comments

Nelly Planning to Release Sixth Album This Year

Nelly revealed that he's planning a new album for a release later this year.

Earlier today, Nelly hit NBC's "The Today Show" to promote his newest project, an fitness DVD series called Celebrity Sweat. During his interview, the St. Louis rapper said that he is planning to follow-up his fifth album 5.0 with an all-new LP.

According to, Nelly said that he plans to release his sixth album later this year. Although he didn't reveal too many details about his next project, he did hint that he has big plans for a major cross-over track for the LP.

"I’ll hopefully have a new album coming out at the end of this year," he explained. "I’m going back in. The last album 5.0 was phenomenal—‘Just a Dream,’ 4 million and things...Hopefully, I have something real big planned. I don’t want to give it away."

Most recently, Nelly linked up with Keri Hilson for her song titled "Lose Control," off her latest album No Boys Allowed.

The full interview with Nelly can be seen below.

RELATED: Nelly Reflects On His Years As A Drug Dealer In VH1's "Behind The Music"

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