After months of speculation as to whether Mike or Chester will be releasing solo albums, Linkin Park emcee Mike Shinoda has confirmed to MTV.com that he will be coming out with a solo CD in the near future. During the MTV interview at a recent event to promote Music For Relief, Mike Shinoda gave information that he will playing the instruments and creating the music, as well as producing the tracks that will be appearing on the upcoming CD. Furthermore, in addition to the previously speculated guest artists (Black Thought, Common, etc.) Mike has revealed that Kenna will be making a guest appearance on the record as well. For an interview from Mike Shinoda regarding the cd please go to Linkin Park's MTV page click on any video (the Joe interviews are recommended) and scroll to find "Mike Shinoda on solo album" in the list of videos found in the bottom right corner of the popup screen. Further information can be found here: Mike Shinoda Solo Album to be "Rock Free" Thanks to cindy_lp for the news!