Gorillaz have announced their new album: Cracker Island is out February 24, 2023, via Parlophone. The record includes the new song “New Gold,” featuring Tame Impala and Bootie Brown. Check it out below.
Thundercat features on the Cracker Island title track. Additional guests on the album include Bad Bunny, Stevie Nicks, Beck, and Adeleye Omotayo. The album was recorded in London and Los Angeles earlier this year, and it’s produced by Greg Kurstin, Remi Kabaka Jr., and Gorillaz.
Cracker Island follows the 2021 Meanwhile EP, the 2020 collection Song Machine: Season One – Strange Timez, and the June 2018 album The Now Now. The group’s Song Machine was filled with guests, including Robert Smith, Elton John, Schoolboy Q, Peter Hook, Slowthai, and more.
Damon Albarn and Gorillaz are in the midst of a world tour. They come to North America soon and stay on the continent through October.
01 Cracker Island [ft. Thundercat]
02 Oil [ft. Stevie Nicks]
03 The Tired Influencer
05 Silent Running [ft. Adeleye Omotayo]
06 New Gold [ft. Tame Impala and Bootie Brown]
07 Baby Queen
08 Tormenta [ft. Bad Bunny]
09 Skinny Ape
10 Possession Island [ft. Beck]