TOVE LO’s LONG-AWAITED SECOND ALBUM LADY WOOD ARRIVES FEAT. LEAD SINGLE “COOL GIRL”
VIA ISLAND RECORDS. TOVE LO WRITES AND STARS IN FAIRY DUST, RAW AND BOLD NEW SHORT FILM – PREMIERING TODAY IN HOLLYWOOD – AND MONDAY, OCT. 31st ON VEVO !
"Lady Wood elevates the singer to pop queen... One of the best pop albums of the year” - PEOPLE
“Tove Lo works a killer pop paradox: her songs sleek and sheer, her raw-boned lyrics delivered with chill concision” – Rolling Stone
“The wildest, darkest, freakiest, new force in pop music” - Entertainment Weekly
Critically acclaimed, Grammy®-nominated multi-platinum artist Tove Lo, who has surpassed Spotify’s 1 billion-stream plateau, celebrates today’s release of LADY WOOD, her long-awaited second album via Island Records, with the premiere of her short film Fairy Dust in Hollywood.
"Diving head first into round two, smeared my heart on paper, give it all to you.
I know you can feel me, you've felt it all before, the highs and the lows and the need for more. Come on this sweet escape with me, fall into darkness, we'll dance and be free. Babes I'd dry all of your tears if I could, forever so grateful... now here's LADY WOOD." - Tove Lo
Also today, tickets officially go on sale for Tove Lo’s first North American tour dates of 2017. The 11-city “Lady Wood Tour” of the U.S. and Canada opens February 6th at Showbox SoDo in Seattle, and wraps up at the 9:30 Club in Washington, DC on February 24th. Tickets can now be purchased at www.tove-lo.com. Tove Lo will also be joining the lineups in seven U.S. cities for select iHeart Radio Jingle Ball dates.
Tove Lo's Gone Girl-inspired video for lead single "cool girl" was shot on location in Los Angeles by Swedish director Tim Erem (credits: Tove lo’s “Moments”; Nick Jonas’ “Close” featuring Tove Lo; Rihanna’s “Work” featuring Drake; Major Lazer’s “Lean On” with DJ Snake featuring MØ and more). Watch the “cool girl” video below.
Fairy Dust is a raw and bold new short film in which Tove Lo makes her acting debut alongside “alter ego” co-star Lina Esco (Kingdom, Flaked). Tove Lo’s most ambitious video project to date, Fairy Dust was co-written by her with director Tim Erem. Fairy Dust features five songs from LADY WOOD, including the newly released track “True Disaster” along with “Influence,” “Lady Wood,” lead single “cool girl,” and “Vibes.” The film can be viewed worldwide on VEVO starting Monday, October 31st.
Building up to the LADY WOOD album release and Fairy Dust premiere, Tove Lo recently performed on TBS’s Conan (watch the performance HERE) and MTV’s Wonderland (watch the performance below).
LADY WOOD is the long-awaited successor to Tove Lo’s landmark debut album of 2014, the RIAA platinum Queen Of The Clouds. The album included “Habits (Stay High),” the career-defining 5x-platinum global #1 hit that introduced her to U.S. audiences, and has surpassed 1 billion Spotify streams; and the double-platinum follow-up, “Talking Body” (#3 on Billboard Pop Airplay, #12 on the Hot 100). In addition to “Close,” Tove Lo has also been the featured artist on tracks by Coldplay (“Fun”), Years & Years (“Desire”), Broods (“Freak Of Nature”), Flume (“Say It”), and Alesso (“Heroes”).
LADY WOOD Tracklist:
1. “Fairy Dust” (Chapter I)
2. “Influence” featuring Wiz Khalifa
3. “Lady Wood”
4. “True Disaster”
5. “cool girl”
6. “Vibes” featuring Joe Janiak
7. “Fire Fade” (Chapter II)
8. “Don’t Talk About It”
9. “Imaginary Friend”
10. “Keep It Simple”
12. “WTF Love Is”
October 29, 2016 11:56am ET by Island Records