James Blake is back with a brand new EP ‘Before.’
After revealing the details of the new album, the 32-year-old singer has officially released the project.
Taking to Instagram, James Blake teased his fans by sharing a series of posts announcing the arrival of ‘Before.’
In a press release, the producer described ‘Before’ as a statement of “finally having confidence to put [his] own voice on dancefloor rhythms.”
The new EP is a follow up to James Blake’s 2019 studio album ‘Assume Form’ and features four tracks accompanied by Ryder Ripps–directed visual.
Earlier this year, James Blake shared new singles ‘Are You Even Real?’ and ‘You’re Too Precious’ as well as a string of cover songs including Nirvana’s ‘Come As You Are’, Joni Mitchell’s ‘A Case of You’, and Frank Ocean’s ‘Godspeed’.
His last album ‘Assume Form’ featured guest appearances from Travis Scott, André 3000, Rosalía, Moses Sumney, and others.
The new EP, which was recorded from his LA home studio reportedly features of a few new collabs including composer Nico Muhly, Mount Kimbie, and Flatbush Zombies’ Erick Arc Elliott.
‘Before’ also features additional production and arrangement from the songwriter’s long-term girlfriend, Jameela Jamil, reports DORK.