British musician Stormzy unveils his hugely anticipated new album, ‘Heavy Is The Head’ which is now available to stream/purchase everywhere.
The album marks a hugely exciting return for the multi award-winning phenomenon and is a record which has been executively produced entirely by the musician himself; showcasing his world class lyricism and musicality alongside many of his celebrated and relatable subject matters.
The record features additional vocals from some of the most exciting musicians of this generation – all of whom have been hand-picked by Stormzy including, (in alphabetical order) Aitch, Burna Boy, Ed Sheeran, Headie One, H.E.R., Tiana Major9 and YEBBA and also features an unannounced surprise interlude from British rapper J Hus on the digital version of ‘Handsome’. In addition, the album features production from Fred Gibson, Fraser T Smith, T-Minus and many others (all outlined below).
Listen to ‘Do Better’ by Stormzy on the Official F1 Tracks playlist on Spotify.
The album unveil comes straight off the back of a phenomenal few weeks for 26-year-old Stormzy. Kicking-off November announcing Heavy Is The Head, shortly after he unveiled his brand new single ‘Own It’ featuring musical heavyweights Ed Sheeran and Burna Boy which is Stormzy’s third top 5 single in the Official UK Charts.
In addition, last week he announced a huge 58-date ‘H.I.T.H. World Tour’. With shows spanning across Europe, Asia, Australia, New Zealand, North America, UK & Ireland and Africa, the tour marks his biggest live offering to date.
Kicking off the tour in Dubai on February 7 and concluding in Africa in October, the tour will also see him make his solo debut at London’s O2 Arena for three nights between September 2-4, marking his first solo shows in the capital since his 3-day stint at Brixton Academy in May 2017.