Katie Melua has launched she is releasing her ninth album.
The 38-One year-ancient singer’s 10-video display ‘Love and Money’ will be released March 24 via BMG, and may fair be supported with a beforehand confirmed spring UK and European tour.
A tradition-up to her ‘Album No 8’ epic from 2020, and 2021’s ‘Acoustic Album No 8, her most up to date epic used to be produced by Leo Abrahams and recorded at Peter Gabriel’s True World Studios right via 2022 while Katie used to be pregnant along with her son, who she had in December and named Sandro.
The principle single from the epic – album opener ‘Golden Document’ – used to be premiered on BBC Radio 2 on Friday (13.01.23) and is billed as “Katie reflecting on her design on this planet; the bonuses and challenges of being a girl in the track alternate and the fragile balance of profession and family, all dropped at existence in a crescendo of non-public acceptance and catharsis”.
Katie acknowledged about the song: “It’s about the scene changing and being a girl in the track alternate and the intention in which spicy and lucky I have faith to have faith a job I’m hooked on.
“This model for virtually 20 years led me to being very dogmatic and leaving very diminutive save for my existence at dwelling.
“Sooner than I knew it, the years had flown and I was 36, newly divorced, aloof pedalling like excited with track, while round me, pals were all married, making babies.
“And while the diagram of making recordsdata and getting up on stage aloof did the entirety I believed I mandatory for my soul, I knew not having a to find relationship at dwelling and starting a family used to be progressively gnawing away at me.
“Writing ‘Golden Document’, it used to be like I was in the kill making peace with it all, accepting how issues have faith modified in the alternate, being jubilant with my lot at dwelling and prepared to face the apprehension of letting scamper of the forever funfair of the track alternate.”
Katie is supreme known for hits ‘The Closest Thing To Crazy’ and ‘Nine Million Bicycles’ nonetheless her ‘Album No 8’ used to be her most critically-acclaimed yet, as it saw her save off against romantic idealism of poop songs.
‘Love and Money’ ill be available digitally, on vinyl and traditional and deluxe CD codecs.
The deluxe CD entails four bonus tracks including a amazing duet with German recording artist Philipp Poisel.