Panic! At The Disco Release New Song "High Hopes" Off Forthcoming New Album Pray For The Wicked
28 CITY U.S. ARENA TOUR KICKS OFF JULY 11
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 23, 2018 - Grammy-nominated band Panic! At The Disco today released "High Hopes", the third track off their highly anticipated sixth studio album, Pray For The Wicked. Listen to the song HERE. Pray For The Wicked is due for release on June 22, 2018 via Fueled By Ramen/DCD2 Records and is available for pre-order now HERE. Fans who pre-order the album will receive instant downloads of "High Hopes" and previously released tracks "Say Amen (Saturday Night)" and "(Fuck A) Silver Lining". "High Hopes" is currently featured in the NHL's promotional campaign for the 2018 Stanley Cup Final, which will begin on Monday, May 28.
Panic! At The Disco announced Pray For The Wicked in March after a week of cryptic clues to their fans that set the internet a buzz. Watch their thrilling performances of the album's lead single "Say Amen (Saturday Night)" on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon HERE, The Ellen DeGeneres Show HERE, and The Voice HERE. On June 29, Panic! At The Disco will perform live on the Plaza as part of the 2018 Citi Concert Series on TODAY on NBC.
The release of Pray For The Wicked will be celebrated by a U.S. arena tour, produced by AEG Presents, that will kick off on July 11, 2018 in Minneapolis, MN, and will visit major markets throughout the summer before concluding in the band's hometown of Las Vegas on August 18th. A R I Z O N A and Hayley Kiyoko be support for the 28 city tour. Tickets for the Pray For The Wicked Tour are on sale now. A complete list of upcoming live dates and ticket information can be found HERE.
Pray For The Wicked follows Panic! At The Disco's critically acclaimed fifth album, Death Of A Bachelor, which was released on January 15, 2016 via Fueled By Ramen/DCD2 Records. The album debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 Chart and was nominated for Best Rock Album at the 2017 GRAMMY® Awards. The RIAA platinum selling release was the highest selling rock album and fourth-highest selling album released in 2016, according to Nielsen Soundscan. The album has also spawned RIAA certified gold tracks "Hallelujah," "LA Devotee," "Don't Threaten Me With A Good Time" and platinum "Victorious," "Death Of A Bachelor," and "Emperor's New Clothes." Most recently, frontman Brendon Urie starred as Charlie Price in the critically acclaimed Broadway hit Kinky Boots.
About Panic! At The Disco Award-winning internationally acclaimed rock band Panic! At The Disco released their fifth studio album, Death of a Bachelor, in January 2016. The album debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart, with their single "Victorious" debuting at No. 1 on iTunes Top Songs, iTunes Alternative Songs, and Billboard and Twitter's Trending 140 charts just hours after its release. The first song off the album, "Hallelujah," was released to equal enthusiasm and has since accumulated more than 52 million plays on YouTube. The band's Gold-certified fourth studio album, Too Weird To Live, Too Rare to Die!, was released in October 2013, and debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard 200, marking their second album to do so. Panic! At The Disco's previous albums include 2005's double-platinum A Fever You Can't Sweat Out, 2008's Gold-certified Pretty. Odd., which debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard 200, and Vices & Virtues, which debuted at No. 7. Panic! At The Disco have been nominated for multiple awards, including a GRAMMY, Teen Choice Award, Alternative Press Music Award, Kerrang! Award, and MTV Video Music Awards. At the MTV VMAs in 2006, they won the highly coveted Video of the Year trophy for the video for their smash "I Write Sins Not Tragedies." Most recently, frontman Brendon Urie starred as Charlie Price in the critically acclaimed Broadway hit Kinky Boot
May 24, 2018 1:00am by BB Gun Press