Brockhampton have introduced that their ultimate album might be launched in 2022.
They made the announcement throughout their Coachella set on Saturday (April 16), after beforehand sharing that the two-weekend competition would mark an indefinite hiatus for the band.
The Texas band performed a trailer as they completed their packed set on the Sahara stage, which concluded with the band’s brand and the phrases “the ultimate album” on the display.
Followers erupted with applause in the course of the announcement and took to social media to have a good time, with one saying “no method Brockhampton is making a brand new album this yr”.
NO WAY BROCKHAMPTON IS MAKING A NEW ALBUM THIS YEAR 🤯 pic.twitter.com/aPEXQopRD4
— josiah 🌌 (@josiahfrrr) April 17, 2022
Following their efficiency, which noticed them joking about their impending breakup and telling the group “This our final reveals ever… we not coming again” Kevin Summary tweeted, “the ultimate Brockhampton album 2022”.
the ultimate brockhampton album 2022
— kevin summary (@kevinabstract) April 17, 2022
Summary had beforehand taken to twitter to say that their ultimate album had been delayed, writing “Our subsequent and ultimate album as Brockhampton has been pushed again and won't be launched till subsequent yr.” In a separate publish, the group’s inventive director and member Henock ‘HK’ Sileshi joked that the album had been delayed because of the group in search of new members.
He tweeted: “Pushing the album again to see how these new members we’re scouting make it via tryouts.”
Henock made an identical crack tonight, tweeting “BROCKHAMPTON publish credit scene went nutty wtf they acquired yet another album?”
BROCKHAMPTON publish credit scene went nutty wtf they acquired yet another album?
— hk (@henocksileshi) April 17, 2022
The band launched their earlier album, ‘Roadrunner: New Gentle, New Machine’ in 2021.
In a three-star evaluate of the band’s sixth report, NME wrote, “Each Brockhampton album has felt prefer it could be their final. From the second they emerged within the mid-2010s, the LA-based boyband have all the time flirted with destruction, and their presence on the very fringe of implosion is what’s given their music its life and vitality.
In line with bandleader Kevin Summary, sixth album ‘Roadrunner: New Gentle, New Machine’ would be the first of two albums the band launch in 2021, which can even be their ultimate data.”
The evaluate continued: “Whereas the assertion can and must be taken with a pinch of salt on account of previous claims alongside these strains (promo materials round 2017’s ‘Saturation III’ touted it as “the final studio album by Brockhampton”), it’s proof that uncertainty nonetheless runs rife throughout the collective.”
As of now, the band are slated to play their ultimate present subsequent weekend, at Coachella (April 21 – 23).
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