Global superstar George Michael continues his extraordinary career when he releases ‘Symphonica’, his sixth solo album, on March 17.
‘Symphonica’ was recorded during the tour of the same name of 2011 and ‘12 and was produced by the legendary Phil Ramone alongside George himself. Also on March 17, Symphonica’s lead single ‘Let Her Down Easy’ will be released on iTunes/digital platforms accompanied by a new video directed by Vaughan Arnell.
Produced by Phil Ramone and George Michael, ‘Symphonica’ will be released on a hardback deluxe, 17-track CD edition; a standard 14-track CD; a standard 14-track digital version and on pure audio Blu-Ray through Virgin EMI/Universal Music Group
To coincide with the announcement of ‘Symphonica’, from Monday January 20, George is donating a track from the album – ‘Praying For Time’ - for free download.
Full details can be found on www.georgemichael.com.
The ‘Symphonica’ album was recorded during George’s wildly successful 2011-12 tour of the same name, a labour of love which fulfilled George’s long-standing ambition of showcasing his extraordinary vocals alongside an orchestra in some of Europe’s finest, most prestigious venues.
Like the tour, the ‘Symphonica’ album comprises lovingly arranged and sung versions of carefully selected highlights from George’s sumptuous back catalogue plus interpretations of songs by some of George’s favourite artists.