By JOHN DALY
Gorillaz have dropped the single “Hollywood,” featuring Snoop Dogg and Jamie Principle.
The track is off Gorillaz’ new studio album The Now Now, to be released June 29 on Warner Bros. Records.
Listen here to “Hollywood:”
‘Hollywood’ Precedes Release of LP ‘The Now Now’
“Hollywood” is expected to be the last single release off The Now Now before the album drops. Gorillaz have released a series of other tunes off the album, including “Sorcerez,” which is a top trending video:
Gorillaz will perform The Now Now live from Tokyo on June 24. Check it out HERE
Recorded as a demo in a West Hollywood hotel room while on tour last year, “Hollywood” features special guest Jamie Principle – on tour with Gorillaz at the time – plus LA resident and longtime Gorillaz friend and collaborator, Snoop Dogg.
Gorillaz North American Tour
Produced by Gorillaz, with James Ford and Remi Kabaka, The Now Now was recorded entirely this February at Studio 13, London
Tickets for Gorillaz’ North American tour are on sale now.
October 8 – Air Canada Centre – TORONTO
October 9 – Bell Centre – MONTREAL
October 11 – Wells Fargo Center – PHILADELPHIA
October 13 – Barclays Center – NEW YORK
October 14 – TD Garden – BOSTON
October 16 – United Center – CHICAGO
October 20 – Demon Dayz LA festival – LOS ANGELES
Demon Dayz LA
Gorillaz will wrap the tour with Demon Dayz LA, the inaugural U.S. staging of the band’s own Demon Dayz festival on Oct. 20 at Pico Rivera Sports Arena and Grounds in Los Angeles.
Headlined by Gorillaz’ only west coast appearance of 2018 and featuring special guests Erykah Badu, The Internet, DRAM and more, Demon Dayz LA promises an experience like no other: Two stages worth of special guests and collaborators from within and beyond the Gorillaz extended family, plus an assortment of surprises, attractions, exclusive merchandise and more—all combining to create an auditory, visual and physical version of the Gorillaz universe for fans to explore.
‘The Now Now’ Available as CD or Vinyl
Gorillaz previous releases include the LPs Demon Days (2005), Plastic Beach (2010), The Fall (2011) and Humanz (2017). Gorillaz have topped charts around the world, millions of streams and record sales along the way.
The Now Now will be available as a single CD, vinyl LP or as a digital download, as well as a collector’s edition Deluxe Vinyl LP Box Set. Details including pre order information here.
Track listing for The Now Now is:
Humility – feat. George Benson
Hollywood – feat. Snoop Dogg + Jamie Principle