Gorillaz will release their highly-anticipated new album, dubbed ‘Humanz’, on April 28 via Parlophone, it has been announced.
Alongside the album announcement, the virtual band fronted by Damon Albarn has released a short animated film that features four tracks.
The album feature an all-star cast of collaborators including 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.
A six-minute Jamie Hewlett-directed epic animated film, featuring four Humanz tracks – being ‘Saturnz Barz’ in full, plus highlights of ‘Ascension’, ‘Andromeda’ and ‘We Got The Power’ – is now available to watch now.
Gorillaz will play the complete album live for fans for the first time, at a secret London location tomorrow, Friday 24th March. This one-off show is supported by Telekom Electronic Beats. Ticket info can be found here.
Gorillaz will headline the recently announced, sold-out Demon Dayz Festival at Dreamland Margate on 10th June.
Full details of further shows 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