The ‘All I Want’ singer has revealed he is sitting on his follow-up to 2017’s ‘Hearts That Pressure’ as a result of he desires to have the ability to carry out the brand new assortment for his followers, which isn’t potential with the present COVID-19 restrictions.
Nevertheless, he is hopeful that the LP will come out and he’ll be again on the street earlier than the tip of 2021.
He advised The Solar newspaper’s Weird column: “I’ve written fairly a couple of songs for this document so I’m choosing out one of the best ones and placing it collectively.
“I suppose it’s nearly making an attempt to tie all of it in.
“Normally with album releases they’re accompanied by a tour. So it might be good to attempt to see when it’s out there for that to occur, so we are able to put the document out and tour it and play the songs in entrance of an viewers.
“I’d prefer to launch it later this 12 months. Autumn can be good however we’re going to have to attend and see.
“We’re going to place out a pair extra singles main as much as the discharge of the album. And that’s one of many good issues about having it form of finished is that I’ve songs to launch and put on the market for followers to take heed to.”
The ‘Lightning Bolt’ hitmaker beforehand teased that his upcoming album can be “a bit extra uplifting”.
He stated: “Music-wise I’m just about there. Now, with the entire lockdown factor, I’ll attempt to write a couple of extra for it.
“Earlier than I even began making this document I made a decision I wished somefactor with a bit extra power, a bit extra uplifting.
“Hopefully it’ll give folks one thing to take heed to in all of this.”
Jake has been embracing pop after he “turned [his] nostril up a bit bit” at chart music.
The 26-year-old musician – who was typically in comparison with Bob Dylan at first of his profession – has modernised his sound since signing to Sony’s RCA Information in 2019.
That features working with Steve Mac – the person behind hits for the likes of Ed Sheeran, Pink and Little Combine – on new tunes, together with current single, ‘All I Want’.
He stated: “I’ve form of at all times turned my nostril up a bit bit at numerous pop music however as I’ve gotten older I’ve turn out to be extra open-minded.
“One thing I wished to realize with this document is to start out working with folks extra within the pop world and to try to make my sound a bit extra fashionable with manufacturing and issues.
“So working with Steve (Mac) was a special expertise for me, however one which I actually loved.”