Watch Lykke Li perform new tracks as she plays first show in three years

'So Sad So Sexy' hit the stage ahead of its release next month

Lykke Li debuted three new songs during her first live show in almost three years last night (May 22). Check out fan-shot footage below.

The Swedish artist announced her fourth LP last month. Titled ‘So Sad So Sexy’, the release follows her 2014 album ‘I Never Learn‘ and is set to drop on June 8 via RCA.

Li has shared three tracks from the record so far in the form of ‘Hard Rain’, ‘Utopia’ and ‘Deep End’. Last week, the singer unveiled the iPhone-filmed visuals for the latter cut.


Ahead of the new album, Li returned to the stage in LA last night. Performing at the city’s Moroccan Lounge venue, she aired the new songs ‘Two Nights’, ‘Sex Money Feelings Die’ and title-track ‘So Sad So Sexy’.

‘Two Nights’ is a club-ready, bass drum-driven banger – while ‘So Sad So Sexy’ sees Li embrace anthemic guitars.

Meanwhile, Lykke Li is scheduled to perform at the inaugural All Points East Festival this weekend – joining the likes of LCD Soundsystem, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Lorde and The xx. She will also hit the stage at BBC’s Biggest Weekend.


In 2016, Li formed the band LIV – alongside producer Jeff Bhasker and members of Miike Snow and Peter Bjorn and John.



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