James Bay’s upcoming new album has a very new tracklisting due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The ‘Maintain Again The River’ hitmaker has revealed his third studio LP is now a really completely different file to the one he initially deliberate to carry out final 12 months as a result of he’s swapped in a number of completely different songs after deciding those he had meant to launch had been lower than scratch.
James – who began making his album in February 2020 in Nashville – spent the vast majority of his coronavirus quarantine writing recent songs, and he is delighted that he had that point to maintain engaged on his subsequent file and enhancing it.
He stated: “Because the world opens I’ve received music. I’ve received a lot music prepared, nicely, a few of it’s not fairly prepared but. This album will not be a very completely different 12 songs however there was an replace. I’m grateful for the time.”
James, 30, admits it isn’t unusual for him for him to dislike songs that he truly does launch as a result of, as an artist, he is at all times striving for perfection.
Discussing his method to his track choice, he added: “Actually, it’s important to put them out and hope individuals love them earlier than you resolve you don’t love them anymore.”
James can’t wait to lastly launch his album after which head out on tour once more however he’s sensible about when that may occur, as he accepts any massive concert events are unlikely to happen in 2021.
Talking on the ‘Do You Know How Many Bands There Are?’ podcast, the rocker – who’s taking part in some intimate solo exhibits all through July – stated: “I’ve received a few solo exhibits introduced and hopefully as I get into asserting extra music I can announce extra touring. I realistically anticipate most of that touring to be in 2022. I’m simply trying on the panorama of issues and I feel it will likely be extra like then.”