James Blake - Say What You Will (Official Video)
Grammy-winning singer and electronic musician James Blake has announced his fifth studio full-length, “Friends That Break Your Heart” — which he describes as “a concept album” — will be out on September 10. He’s leading with the single “Say What You Will,” a highlight of his solo tour late in 2019. The album features guest spots from SZA, Monica Martin and others.
The single was accompanied by the release of the official music video co-starring Billie Eilish’s brother and collaborator Finneas alongside Blake. The pair have long been fans of each other’s, and Blake has often covered Eilish/Finneas’ song “When the Party’s Over.”
“The song is about finding peace with who you are and where you’re at regardless of how well other people seem to be doing,” Blake says. “Comparison really is the thief of joy.”
Blake also announced dates for a fall tour. Produced by Live Nation, the 17-show tour will kick off on September 16 in San Diego at The Observatory North Park, making stops at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, New York’s Radio City Music Hall, …
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