Adam Lambert New Album Will Feature Cover Songs

Adam Lambert New Album Announcement

Adam Lambert New Album Announcement

Adam Lambert dropped by the UK chat show This Morning to drop some exciting news.

“I’m very excited to announce that I have a new album coming out,” the American Idol alum and Queen front man revealed to hosts Alison and Dermot. “It is an album of covers and it’s called High Drama.”

Joking that as an artist, he’s not known for subtly, Adam shared his thinking. “Let me do an album where I take songs that you probably know, maybe a few that you don’t know, and completely flip them around so that they feel like something new, like something that you haven’t heard before.”

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Adam also revealed that there will be around 11 tracks on the album and promised ‘surprises’ and ‘variety’. The singer also discussed his return for the second series of ITV’s Starstruck and another potential tour with Queen.

A new record deal

Most likely, the cover of “Mad About the Boy” by Noel Coward, which Adam released in October, will appear on the new set. The song is the theme for the documentary, Mad About the Boy, due out in 2023.

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The album is the first from a new record deal Adam signed with the Warner Music UK imprint, EastWest Records.

Adam said in a press statement: “Working alongside the team at Warner Music UK, I’m excited to embark on this next stage of my career. I’ve been working on some great new music which I can’t wait for my fans to hear.”

The singer recently finished a Halloween themed tour “The Witch Hunt” which included a weekend-long residency at the Wynn Las Vegas Encore theater at the end of October.

Adam and Queen likely to tour again

As for what’s ahead for Queen, Brian May told Variety that there is a “strong possibility” that the band is in negotiations for another tour. “We feel as like if we’re all fit and well, that we’d like to go out there one more time. It would probably be in the United States in 2023 at some point,” May stated, He also shared that he heard “some stuff” that Adam is working on for his “next album and “it’s remarkable.”

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