Hear Juicy J, Wiz Khalifa, Liam Payne’s ‘You’ Demo

Hear Juicy J, Wiz Khalifa, Liam Payne’s ‘You’ Demo


Hear Juicy J, Wiz Khalifa, Liam Paynes You Demo news

Wiz Khalifa, Juicy J and One Direction's Liam Payne collaborated on the demo, "You"

Juicy J and Wiz Khalifa have been collaborating on an album, which is slated for release sometime in May, Rolling Stone has learned. On Wednesday, TMZ leaked the song, “You,” which features a hook from One Direction‘s Liam Payne that was recorded as a demo during the rappers’ sessions, but a representative for Juicy J confirms to Rolling Stone that the track will not be included on their forthcoming, as-yet-untitled album.

On the TM88-produced demo, Juicy J launches the verses, which has his objects of affection “singing like Adele” that includes a sample from her “Hello.” Later, Khalifa gives a shout out to a couple of his favorite subjects, when he raps, “All I need is a big bag of weed / And you by my side, girl / I know you’re down to ride.”

As for Payne’s solo effort on the track, he weaves his hook between the rappers’ verses, singing, “All I need is you / Said anything you want, anything you want, girl / All I see is you / Said anything you want, yeah.”

After the leak, Payne took to Twitter to clarify that the song is not a single. “Hearing that I’ve got a single out, LOL, that’s a surprise to me,” he wrote. “That’s a one take scratch demo I was writing with someone as an idea for them.” He also stated he needed to “guard my projects better” and that the demo was “something I get up to on a weekend.”

A couple versions of the song have surfaced. Listen to the TMZ version above and another one with a Juicy J spoken word intro here.

Khalifa and Juicy J have been frequent collaborators, including their recent work on his sixth LP, Khalifa, which was released in February, and on 2014’s “Shell Shocked.”