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Beyoncé’s release strategy for her new album is based on surprise factor and without any promotion but that doesn’t mean she won’t be taking advantage of radio.

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After scoring a huge Billboard hit with ‘Holy Grail’ featuring Justin Timberlake and then topping the Urban charts with ‘Tom Ford’, Jay Z is ready to unleash the next single from his double platinum album Magna Carta Holy Grail.

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The Kanye West interviews bombardment continues as Kanye also made a stop on New York’s 92.3 NOW station and sat down down with DJ Toro for an interview.

Kanye spoke on the Nike deal and why he decided to break up, frustrations with the fashion industry, how he plans to work on his upcoming ventures rather than go to the club, inspiration from his parents, his thoughts on Louis Vuitton, his music plans and more.

At the 12:40 mark, Kanye reveals that ‘Blood On The Leaves’ will serve as the next single from Yeezus. “We are going with ‘Blood On The Leaves’ next“, announced ‘Ye.

Watch the full interview below.

Earlier today: Interview with Angie Martinez

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When it was announced that the next single from Jay Z’s double platinum album Magna Carta Holy Grail would be ‘Tom Ford’, not many thought it had the potential to do well on the radio.

But some things don’t go as most of us predict. The Timbaland produced song has topped Urban radio this week, going past Sevyn Streeter’s hit ‘It Won’t Stop’ by less than 20 spins. Here’s how the top 5 looks like:

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J. Cole has scored two Top 3 singles on the radio already from his latest album Born Sinner -- ‘Power Trip’ and ‘Crooked Smile’. Now that the second one has lost steam, Cole and his label are ready for the next round of battle.

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This post is part of our Play It On The Radio (PIOTR) series.

Pusha T’s debut album My Name Is My Name is doing better than most thought, thanks to appreciation from fans and critics. The G.O.O.D. Music rapper is now moving on to the next single from the LP to strengthen his campaign.

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