After teasing for a number of months that he had one thing within the works — and sharing a few new songs within the course of — Keith Urban is formally releasing his 11th studio album.
Urban’s announcement got here on May 8, within the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, as artists and followers alike have been compelled to remain house to assist halt the unfold of the virus. Regardless that he wasn’t capable of maintaining an in-person celebration to share the information, City nonetheless discovered an option to make his announcement really feel like a celebration: He shocked followers with an unusual, personalized video that started as a replace on how he is been spending his time in quarantine.
The Speed of Now Part 1 is ready for launch on Sept. 18. It is a uniquely difficult time to plan an album rollout, as nobody is aware of for sure when Urban will have the ability to tour and promote the document in individual.