James Blunt is back with his fifth studio album The Afterlove, which is due for release on 24th March 2017 through Atlantic Records.
The album is the follow-up to 2013’s platinum-selling Moon Landing. For the record James has worked with Ed Sheeran, Ryan Tedder, Amy Wadge (Ed Sheeran, Shannon Saunders), Johnny McDaid (Example, Biffy Clyro), Stephan Moccio (Miley Cyrus, The Weeknd) and MoZella (Miley Cyrus, One Direction).
The news of the new album is accompanied by a UK headline tour announcement. The Afterlove Tour will kick off in Nottingham this November and take in 7 stops across the UK.
Tickets go on sale at 9am on Friday 27th January 2017 and the full November dates are:
17th – Nottingham – Motorpoint Arena
18th – Leeds – First Direct Arena
20th – Glasgow – Clyde Auditorium
21st – Birmingham – Barclaycard Arena
23rd – London – Eventim Apollo
24th – Brighton – Brighton Centre
25th – Bournemouth – BIC Windsor Hall
To mark the announcements, James released a very cheeky video on his social channels, which you can see below along with the album cover: