The next single from Corinne Bailey Rae‘s acclaimed, gold-certified, new album, ‘The Sea’, has been confirmed as ‘Closer’. It will be released by Good Groove/Virgin Records on July 12.
Already a top 10 hit at US radio, ‘Closer’ demonstrates yet another side to Corinne – sultry, intimate and sensual.
As previously announced, Corinne will be performing at this year’s Glastonbury Fextival and the Lilith Fair Tour, and she has a string of other festivals and live dates planned over the summer including Latitude, T in the Park and Somerset House in the UK, Fuji Rock in Japan, North Sea Jazz Festival in the Netherlands, US tour dates with Norah Jones and many more. Full details are on her website.
In the UK, Corinne will be appearing on BBC2′s ‘Later…With Jools’ TV show next week, including a performance of ‘Closer’, which she recently performed on the Ellen DeGeneres show in the US and which you can watch here: