Gorillaz have announced a new studio album titled Humanz, to be released by Parlophone Records on 28th April, 2017.
Produced by Gorillaz, The Twilight Tone of D /\ P and Remi Kabaka and recorded in London, Paris, New York, Chicago and Jamaica, Humanz comes seven years on from the release of albums The Fall and Plastic Beach. Murdoc Niccals (bass), Noodle (guitar), Russel Hobbs (drums) and 2D (vocals) are – as always – joined by a stellar line up of featured artists which includes Jehnny Beth (Savages), Danny Brown, Benjamin Clementine, De La Soul, D.R.A.M., Peven Everett, Anthony Hamilton, Grace Jones, Zebra Katz, Kelela, Mavis Staples, Vince Staples, Popcaan, Pusha T, Jamie Principle and Kali Uchis among others (see below).
The Jamie Hewlett-directed animated film, for ‘Saturnz Barz (Spirit House)’, a VR video (360-3D) has been revealed watch it here:
Gorillaz will play the complete album live for fans for the first time, at a secret London location tonight, Friday 24th March. This one-off show is supported by Telekom Electronic Beats.
Gorillaz will headline the recently announced, sold-out Demon Dayz Festival at Dreamland Margate on 10th June. Full details of dates scheduled for later in the year, will be announced soon.
The full track listing for Humanz is:
1 Ascension feat. Vince Staples
2 Strobelite feat. Peven Everett
3 Saturnz Barz feat. Popcaan
4 Momentz feat. De La Soul
5 Submission feat. Danny Brown & Kelela
6 Charger feat. Grace Jones
7 Andromeda feat. D.R.A.M. 8.
8 Busted and Blue
9 Carnival feat. Anthony Hamilton
10 Let Me Out feat. Mavis Staples & Pusha T
11 Sex Murder Party feat. Jamie Principle & Zebra Katz
12 She’s My Collar feat. Kali Uchis
13 Hallelujah Money feat. Benjamin Clementine
14 We Got The Power feat. Jehnny Beth
Bonus material on Deluxe:
15 The Apprentice feat. Rag’n’ Bone Man, Zebra Katz & RAY BLK
16 Halfway To The Halfway House feat. Peven Everett
17 Out Of Body feat. Kilo Kish, Zebra Katz & Imani Vonshà
18 Ticker Tape feat. Carly Simon & Kali Uchis
19 Circle Of Friendz feat. Brandon Markell Holmes