Mack 10 Stirs Up Sounds For "The Recipe"

Mack 10 is now up and running with his own new label, Hoo-Bangin' Records, who will serve up it's initial release with the rapper's new album, "The Recipe."

The CEO has also signed West Coast rap veteran MC Eiht to Hoo-Bangin', and is working on other projects for such artists as the Comrads, CJ Mac, Binky and Children of the Ghetto.

The rapper is currently focused on the October 6 street date for "The Recipe," his third and an album which the rapper told the MTV Radio Network gave have him a chance to work with "all his favorite artists."

"Everybody that I listen to," Mack 10 said, "I did a song with them. So, it's gonna be way different for me because usually it's a whole Mack 10 record with the regular homies. 'The Recipe' is like everyone, covering every part of the map. I got stuff from the South, I got three songs from the East Coast, the Midwest. It's different, it's way different. It's got some of everybody on there."

"The Recipe" features a previously unreleased

track that Mack 10 recorded with the late Easy-E and produced by Rhythm D, as well as appearances from Ice Cube, Master P, Mystikal, Big Pun, Fat Joe, Snoop Dogg, Ol' Dirty Bastard, Jermaine Dupri and Foxy Brown.