Ziggy Marley Announces New Self-Titled Album for May Release
Just announced on ZIGGYMARLEY.com
Ziggy Marley will release his sixth solo studio album, ZIGGY MARLEY, on May 20th through Tuff Gong Worldwide. Recorded in Los Angeles and produced by Ziggy, the new self-titled album marks his first release in 2 years, following 2014’s critically acclaimed Fly Rasta, which took home the 2015 GRAMMY award for Best Reggae Album. A digital pre-order will be available beginning February 26th exclusively on iTunes that will include an instant gratis track of the album’s first single, Weekend’s Long. On the same date, a physical album pre-order will be available on Ziggy’s own web store.
Ziggy is set to guest star in the hit action television series Hawaii Five-0 which will air on Friday, February 26th on CBS. In the episode, Ziggy will star as Bones, friend of reoccurring character Odell Martin played by Michael Imperioli. Three Ziggy songs will run during the episode including two new album tracks Weekend’s Long and Ceceil. Forward To Love, from Ziggy’s fourth solo studio album, Wild and Free, will also be included in the episode.
This summer Ziggy will embark on a major North American tour (official dates TBA). Confirmed dates so far include shows at the Spotlight 29 Casino on May 27th in Coachella, CA, BottleRock Festival on May 28th in Napa, CA and the Magic City Blues Festival on August 6th in Billings, MT.