The Wire

The world's greatest print and online music magazine. Independent since 1982


El-P to release first solo album in five years

El-P is releasing a new solo album, Cancer For Cure, his first since 2007's I'll Sleep When You're Dead, following 2010 interim instrumental release weareallgoingtoburninhellmeggamixxx.

The album includes guest spots by Killer Mike, Danny Brown, Mr. Muthafuckin' eXquire, and Interpol's Paul Banks. Cancer For Cure will be released on 22 May via Fat Possum. More info here, and possibly here.