“I don’t call it country … because I respect country artists and I respect country music enough to know that Nelly’s not gonna wake up one day and decide he’s gonna make a country album. No more than Tim McGraw, just cause he did ‘Over and Over’ with Nelly, thinks that he’s gonna make a rap album. But what the project is … is country influenced. It’s a Nelly project but it’s country influenced, it’s my appreciation and … everything that I want to say thank you for county music to allowing Nelly to be at the dinner,” added Nelly to the radio station.
Nelly gave us a taste of what to expect late last year when he released the first single “Lil Bit” with Georgia Florida Line from the upcoming album late last year. Take a listen below.