Young Jeezy Previews ‘Thug Motivation 102’

MTV News spoke with Young Jeezy about his second LP, ‘The Inspiration: Thug Motivation 102’, due December 5th. “I get, ‘Can he do it again?,’ but people don’t understand [that] even on my mixtapes, I went at it like an album,” he said. “Right now I’m working on my fifth album, in my mind [factoring in his first mixtape, ‘Streets Is Watching’, and his last street CD, ‘Can’t Ban the Snowman’]. So I’mma be a little more advanced than people think. Because when I was doing that, I was preparing myself for this. I was training, I was getting ready for the fight. You know everybody says ‘the sophomore jinx’? Ain’t gonna happen, man. I been telling everybody this is probably the best rap album in the past 10 years.” Read more.

On TV: T.I., Young Jeezy, Busta Rhymes

Rap acts on television this week include T.I., who visits ‘Total Request Live’ on Monday; Chamillionaire, who performs on ‘TRL’ on Tuesday; Pharrell Williams of N.E.R.D., who visits ‘106 & Park’ on Wednesday; Young Jeezy, who performs on ‘TRL’ on Thursday; and Busta Rhymes, who performs on ‘TRL’ on Friday.

AG Entertainment Party

Radio One Spring Fest’s AG Entertainment Party featured appearances by Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs and Young Jeezy on May 6th at Suite Nightclub in Miami, Florida. Check out pictures from WireImage.

‘ATL’ Atlanta Premiere

Big Boi of Outkast, T.I., and Young Jeezy attended the Atlanta premiere of ‘ATL’ at the Atlantic Station Regal Theater on Wednesday (March 29) in Atlanta, Geogria. Check out pictures from GettyImages.

Young Jeezy ‘My Hood’ Video

Young Jeezy 'My Hood' music video

Young Jeezy is out with the video to his new single ‘My Hood’, from the album ‘Let’s Get It: Thug Motivation 101’, released on Def Jam Records. Watch the Hype Williams directed video via YouTube below.