Rap icon Nas place his fans on high alert with the announcement of a new single and a release date for his new album “Life Is Good.”

The Brooklyn emcee announced this week that his next single will title “Daughters.” The No I.D.-produced single will be available on iTunes on May 1. He also said the video for “The Don” will premiere this Friday, April 27.

Nas also set the release date for his 10th studio album Life Is Good for July 17, 2012.

Life Is Good is Nas first solo album in four years. The milestone album will see production from Hit-Boy, Swizz Beatz, Salaam Remi and more.