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Earl Sweatshirt Features RZA, Frank Ocean, Mac Miller on 'Doris'

Odd Future rapper's solo album will arrive on August 20th

Earl Sweatshirt
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July 18, 2013 1:45 PM ET

Earl Sweatshirt's hotly anticipated album Doris is due out on August 20th, and the young rapper has revealed a host of guests who have contributed to his major label debut. Wu-Tang Clan leader RZA and Pharrell contribute with their production, and Sweatshirt also brought in Mac Miller and fellow Odd Future crew members Frank Ocean, Tyler, the Creator and Domo Genesis for guest verses on the new album.

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Doris arrives three years after Sweatshirt's debut mixtape, Earl, cemented his stature as a lyricist and MC, even as he disappeared from the public eye while attending a reform school in Samoa. Sweatshirt is also set to perform on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon on August 9th. He's currently on tour. For full dates, visit Earl Sweatshirt's Facebook page.

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