The tape features the production from Jazze Pha, Pharrell, Mad Scientist, Frost, Shondre and Hit-Boy, among others. released the snippet of their single, called "Wasted".
The tape also features "a mix of throwback break beats, futuristic boom bap, and melodic renderings is the perfect backdrop for the starlet's musical mayhem." Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs. In August 2010, Taylor ventured her career into acting, appearing in the sequel of Stomp the Yard, titled Stomp the Yard: Homecoming. While in the studio, Taylor was determined to make the appearance on West's fifth album.
Teyana Taylor (born December 10, 1990) is an American recording artist and actress from Harlem, New York.
The mixtape drew influences from 1990s R&B legends like Lauryn Hill and Mary J. She provides vocals for the opening track "To the World," with Kanye West and R.
Kelly, provides the hook and chorus for "Sin City," which also features John Legend, Cyhi the Prynce, Malik Yusef and Travis Scott, and also duets with John Legend on a song titled "Bliss." Taylor and Legend's duet on the album was highly praised, Erika Ramirez of notes that "Teyana Taylor's beautifully brash voice ...
illuminates in the electric-guitar heavy, Hudson Mohawke-produced 'Bliss'." In addition to being featured on the GOOD Music compilation Cruel Summer, Taylor soon began the process of recording her major-label debut album, to be released eventually through GOOD Music and The Island Def Jam Music Group.
Taylor announced that it will be the lead single from her upcoming second studio album.
The first pair released were the Harlem GLC's which hit stores February 16 the same year.