Former Oasis singer Liam Gallagher has formally introduced the discharge of his sophomore solo album: Why Me? Why Not. is due out September 20th by means of Warner Bros. Information.
Why Me? Why Not. was written by Gallagher together with producers Andrew Wyatt (of Miike Snow) and Greg Kurstin, and recorded in each Los Angeles and London. Wyatt and Kurstin beforehand labored with Gallagher on his 2017 solo debut, As You Had been.
In a press release, Gallagher defined: “I wrote some songs by myself for the final album, however this time it’s all co-writes. Motive being is I need it to be even higher than As You Had been. I do know my strengths and I do know my limitations. I’m an okay songwriter, however I’m an important singer and frontman. I need the second album to be a step-up as a result of the toughest factor to do is to make one thing the identical, solely higher. In order that’s what we’ve achieved.”
Gallagher previewed Why Me? Why Not. with the discharge of its lead single, “Shockwave”, final week. At this time, he’s shared the only’s accompanying video. Directed by the award-winning filmmaker François Rousselet, the video “units the enduring frontman’s swaggering charisma to some putting, cinematic-scale pictures. It takes him on a voyage by means of America’s Deep South, from desolate wastelands to coach tracks and large-scale protests,” in accordance with a press launch. Watch it beneath.
In October, Gallagher will be part of fellow UK rock legends The Who for a smattering of US tour dates; get tickets right here. A documentary on Gallagher known as As It Was can be anticipated to reach later this yr to coincide with with the discharge of Why Me? Why Not.