Jay-Z and Kanye West post new ‘Watch The Throne’ song – audio

Listen to 'Otis' on NME.COM now

A new track from Jay-Z and Kanye West‘s collaborative ‘Watch The Throne’ album has surfaced online.

The track, entitled ‘Otis’, which features Otis Redding, was posted on the album’s official website watchthethrone.com last night (July 20). Scroll down and click below to hear the song.

It is the second track fans have heard from the duo’s forthcoming album, after the pair recently posted their first track ‘H.A.M.’.


The song comes just a day after the hip-hop superstars revealed that the album will be released digitally on August 1 and physically on August 5.

Guest vocals on the record include collaborations with Beyonce, Odd Future‘s Frank Ocean and Mr Hudson, alongside samples of Otis Redding and Curtis Mayfield. Produciton credits, meanwhile, come from Mike Dean, Swizz Beatz, No ID and The Neptunes.

It has been heavily speculated that the next single will be the Beyonce-sung ‘Lift Off’.

Kanye and Jay-Z last collaborated on ‘Run This Town’, the lead track from ‘The Blueprint 3’, alongside Rihanna.

Jay-Z And Kanye West – Otis reviewed

Otis feat. Otis Redding by watchthethrone


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