Rappers Kanye West and Jay-Z have announced that they are forming a new group titled “The Throne,” for their upcoming collaborative album Watch the Throne, which is due in stores this August. Additionally, the pair have announced a 24–date tour across the United States in support of the album. Watch the Throne’s first single, “Otis,” officially went on sale today (July 25th), for fans to order the deluxe version of the album on iTunes. The album, which was recorded in London and Bath in the UK, Abu Dhabi, Sydney, Paris and New York City, features productions by Wu-Tang Clan’s RZA, The Neptunes, and Mike Dean. Vocalists on the album include Curtis Mayfield, Frank Ocean, Beyoncé, and Mr. Hudson. Watch the Throne is due in stores on August 8 via Roc-A-Fella Records, Island Def Jam/ Recordings/Roc Nation.