Former Arrested Development frontman Speech will release his third solo album, "Spiritual People," Sept. 10 on iMUSIC. The diverse record "goes from hip-hop with a folk edge to vintage soul music to w

Former Arrested Development frontman Speech will release his third solo album, "Spiritual People," Sept. 10 on iMUSIC. The diverse record "goes from hip-hop with a folk edge to vintage soul music to what some would describe as pop and alternative," the artist said in a statement.

Speech has been relatively quiet since TVT's 1999 release of his second solo album, "Hoopla" (a self-titled Capitol solo debut was issued in 1996). But he intends to support "Spiritual People" with a number of tour dates later this summer, including some billed as Arrested Development performances.

"Every song is different, but ultimately, 'Spiritual People' is about being true to who you are and not putting yourself in a box," continues Speech. The album will be one of the first releases on iMUSIC, ARTISTdirect's record label, and will be released through traditional outlets and promoted via ARTISTdirect's online network.

Arrested Development made a big splash with its 1993 debut, "Three Years, Five Months, and Two Days in the Life of...," which hit No. 7 on The Billboard 200 and included the top-10 Hot 100 hits "Mr. Wendal," "People Everyday," and "Tennessee."

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