French Montana Talks J. Cole Nearly Executive Producing His First Album

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The Bronx rapper also mentions a joint project with A$AP Rocky.

(AllHipHop News) Sean "Diddy" Combs and Rick Ross are listed as executive producers of French Montana's Excuse My French album. According to the Bronx native, another rapper nearly oversaw the LP.

"J. Cole almost executive produced my first album after I played him the music. I just remember when we were on the 'Club Paradise' tour with Drake, I was playing him my album. He called me one day, 'Yo French, I would love to help you with the album, I'm gonna executive produce it,'" French told Montreality. "He's a producer, and he's one of the best out of our generation. The time just wasn't right. He was moving I was moving. Things like that need time."

The "Unforgettable" performer also revealed he plans on putting out a joint project with a fellow New Yorker. He said, "Me and [A$AP Rocky] got a project We're supposed to be coming out with it real soon."