In celebration of his debut album release, the ‘Jubel’ hitmaker will perform at Trabendo in Paris and Ministry of Sound in London this weekend
Platinum-selling DJ and
producer Klingande has released his
highly-anticipated debut double album, The Album, out now via Ultra Music.
Arriving just before the
end of the decade, The Album is a combination of new music and well-known hits
from the French artist’s back catalogue. Klingande
has teased listeners with cuts from The Album throughout this year,
having previously released ‘By The
River’ with blues musician Jamie N
Commons, ‘Ready For Love’ with Joe Killington & Greg Zlap, ‘Sinner’ with singer-songwriter Stevie Appleton, and ‘Messiah’ with
electro-pop duo BRIGHT SPARKS.
opens with Klingande’s latest single
‘Amsterdam’, an upbeat production
featuring his signature melodic tones and BRIGHT
SPARKS’ harmonically-rich vocals. He’s also enlisted South African house
duo Goldfish and UK pop songstress Call Me Loop for new productions, ‘Simple Man’ and ‘Famous’, respectively.
Side two of The
Album is a collection of Klingande’s
previous hits, including fan-favourites ‘Punga’
and ‘Riva’, multi-platinum selling
single ‘Jubel’, ‘Pumped Up’ (his rendition of the 2010 Foster The People track), as well as recent releases, ‘Wonders’ with fellow French artist Broken Back and ‘Rebel Yell’ featuring Jamaican vocalist Krishane.
Klingande kicked off 2019 with
successful North American and European legs of ‘The Intimate Tour’, where audiences were treated to exclusive
previews of The Album.Over the
summer, he performed at a string of high-profile festivals, including the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland,Germany’s AirBeat One Festival and the iconic Tomorrowland in Belgium for the sixth year running.
Closer to home, Klingande is celebrating the release of
his debut album at Paris’ Trabendo venuetonight, as part of his French headline tour. He will be making a
pit stop in London for his headline show at Ministry of Sound, before finishing off his tour with a show in Lyon. Next month, Klingande will return to Dubai
on 12th December, for his
much-awaited set at The Penthouse,
before ringing in the New Year at Omnia
in San Diego.
The Album is
an extensive body of work, showcasing the multi-faceted producers’ trademark
blend of live instrumentation and electronic elements across new and
established productions. Klingande’s
debut album documents his growth as an artist and marks a new chapter in his
celebrated music career.