He added that for the "Showtime" video, "We're gonna get Gil Green or Benny [Boom] to direct. I really don't know. They're all my brothers. The concept is really 'Showtime,' just performance. Me and my artist Chanell gonna play a lot with the video. It's gonna be very animated but straight to the point. Colorful. Y'all [should be looking] to be entertained."
recorded so many songs for the album besides "Showtime". Every hip-hop
producer you can name contributed to Tha Carter III, including
Timbaland, David Banner, Jay Bezel from the Diplomat camp, T-Mix,
Mannie Fresh, Cool & Dre, Just Blaze and even Wayne himself.
"Me and my homeboy Diesel, we got a Kanye West track and added some
drums to it," he said. "I don't know what songs [the record company] picked. I just know the intros and the single."
"I have never done nothing with Mariah Carey, and I would like to,
because I love older women," the 25-year-old said. "I'm attracted to
older women. It's my thing. Mariah Carey, she might need a dude like
me. I do my thing."