Mika has revealed a new single ahead of an upcoming album release later this year.
The Lebanese-British singer, who rose to fame with ‘Grace Kelly’ in 2007 and won the BBC Sound of 2007 poll, is working on his fourth album. ‘Talk About You’ is the first track to be released for it, listen below.
Mika’s upcoming LP follows on from 2012’s ‘The Origin Of Love’, which reached Number 24 in the UK. Before that, he released debut album ‘Life in Cartoon Motion’ in 2007 and ‘The Boy Who Knew Too Much’ in 2009.
The singer began writing his new album, currently untitled, in 2013. Mika wrote on Twitter in February: “In session in LA recording strings to 4 songs for the album with a section in Montreal conducted by Simon Leclerc. sounding GOOOD”
Last week, he added: “As I approach the finish line of the album & art, I find myself unable to think unless I’m cleaning the house. My house is now very clean”.
Mika is currently a judge on ‘The Voice’ in France, having previously served as a judge in the seventh season of ‘X Factor’ in Italy.
‘Grace Kelly’ was released by Mika in January 2007. It reached Number One in the UK Singles Chart and was nominated for ‘Best Track’ at the 2007 MTV Europe Music Awards.