On August 19, 2010, Cee Lo released a single, "Fuck You!", to YouTube ahead of his planned solo album release, The Lady Killer. "Fuck You!" was an instant viral smash hit, registering over two million plays in less than a week. Two weeks later on September 1, Cee Lo released to YouTube an official music video of the song. The album is set to be released by Elektra Records on November 9, 2010.