Paul McCartney ready to release his 17th solo album
LOS ANGELES — Paul McCartney is inviting fans on a musical journey as he prepares to release his 17th solo album.
The former Beatle, who turned 76 on Monday, announced on social media on Wednesday that "Egypt Station" will be released Sept. 7. The title comes from the name of one of McCartney's paintings and it will be McCartney's first full album since "NEW" in 2013.
New album 'Egypt Station' arriving 7th September featuring singles 'I Don't Know' and 'Come On To Me'. Pre-order HERE: https://t.co/OZdrm3ZVNV Full details HERE: https://t.co/w2s1tvfHNA #EgyptStation pic.twitter.com/x2C0ExH3oG— Paul McCartney (@PaulMcCartney) June 20, 2018
McCartney posted the singles "I Don't Know" and "Come On To Me."
In a statement, McCartney says he thinks of the album "as a dream location that the music emanates from."
"Egypt Station" was recorded between Los Angeles, London and Sussex, England.