Alanis Emerges From 'Under Rug'
Alanis Morissette's third Maverick studio album, "Under Rug Swept," has been confirmed for a Feb. 26 North American release, with international editions arriving the day before. As previously reportedAlanis Morissette's third Maverick studio album, "Under Rug Swept," has been confirmed for a Feb. 26 North American release, with international editions arriving the day before. As previously reported, one of the set's 11 tracks, "Utopia," has been available since September as a free streaming download on Morissette's official Web site.
The 11-track album does not include the song "Sister Blister," which Morissette played at a handful of recent North American benefit concerts. Her Web site is currently featuring a clip of the track "21 Things," plus soundcheck versions of "Hands Clean" and the previously released "Joining You." The site is also hosting lyrics for the new tracks plus three others that did not make the final cut, and video clips from the recording sessions.
"Under Rug Swept" is Morissette's first studio album since 1998's "Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie," which debuted at No. 1 on The Billboard 200 and has sold 2.5 million copies in the U.S., according to SoundScan.
Here is the tracklist for "Under Rug Swept":
"21 Things I Want in a Lover"
"That Particular Time"
"You Owe Me Nothing"