Fred again.. is already having a landmark year, and it’s lone getting better. On Friday, August 11th, the English shaper and DJ shared his latest single: a heartfelt collaboration with Obongjayar entitled “adore u.” Stream it below.
Soaring supra a furniture of bubbling synths, the throughline of “adore u” is the vocal refrain from Obongjayar, which is sampled from the Nigerian artist’s 2022 debut album, Some Nights I Dream of Doors. “When you pray, you’re answered/ You locomotion done beingness conscionable similar a dancer/ If I had my mode mundane would beryllium your parade,” Obongjayar sings, earlier delivering the song’s titular refrain, “I adore you.” All the while, Fred’s world-class accumulation elevates the opus with an aerial of infectious, dancy goodness.
The 2 debuted the opus unrecorded unneurotic past play successful Chicago, wherever Fred again.. delivered a memorable acceptable astatine Lollapalooza 2023. Up next, Fred’s disconnected to a fewer antithetic runs of shows — adjacent month, he’ll play 4 nights successful London, earlier hopping astir to prime large European cities. Then, he’ll skip crossed the pond for 3 nights astatine Forest Hills Stadium successful New York, and an eight-night tally astatine the Shrine Expo Hall successful Los Angeles. Check retired the afloat database of dates below, and drawback your tickets to his European shows here, and his American shows here.
All of this comes up of adjacent much caller euphony from Fred again.. Earlier this month, helium teased caller tracks connected societal media by posting videos of demo snippets and asked his fans to assistance him determine which to release. The property worldly for “adore u” besides promises that we tin expect to spot “more connected the skyline soon.”
Earlier this year, Fred stepped successful for a memorable closing acceptable astatine Coachella with Skrillex and Four Tet, aft Frank Ocean pulled out. The pursuing month, Fred teamed up with Four Tet again, releasing his collaborative medium with Brian Eno, Secret Life, connected Four Tet’s Text Records.
Fred again.. 2023 Tour Dates:
08/26 – Edinburgh, UK @ Connect Festival
09/02 – Stradbally, Ireland @ Electric Picnic
09/04 – London, UK @ Alexandra Palace
09/05 – London, UK @ Alexandra Palace
09/06 – London, UK @ Alexandra Palace
09/08 – London, UK @ Alexandra Palace
09/12 – Berlin, Germany @ Mercedes-Benz Arena
09/14 – Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Ziggo Dome
09/15 – Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Ziggo Dome
09/16 – Brussels, Belgium @ Palais 12
09/20 – Paris, France @ Le Zénith
09/21 – Paris, France @ Le Zénith
10/12 – Forest Hills, NY @ Forest Hills Stadium
10/13 – Forest Hills, NY @ Forest Hills Stadium
10/14 – Forest Hills, NY @ Forest Hills Stadium
10/20 – Miami, FL @ III Points Festival
10/24 – Los Angeles, CA @ Shrine Expo Hall
10/25 – Los Angeles, CA @ Shrine Expo Hall
10/27 – Los Angeles, CA @ Shrine Expo Hall
10/28 – Los Angeles, CA @ Shrine Expo Hall
10/29 – Los Angeles, CA @ Shrine Expo Hall
10/31 – Los Angeles, CA @ Shrine Expo Hall
11/01 – Los Angeles, CA @ Shrine Expo Hall
11/02 – Los Angeles, CA @ Shrine Expo Hall