Listen to the "American Idol" champ's new full-length, launching on Billboard.com.
Lee DeWyze, the rock singer-songwriter best known as the season nine "American Idol" champ, has a new label home and a fresh sound on "Frames," his latest full-length, out Aug. 20 on Vanguard Records. Want to hear the full album one week before it hits stores? Check out Billboard.com's exclusive premiere below:
After signing with Vanguard last April, the Chicago native put the finishing touches on "Frames," with Toby Gad, Drew Pearson and Matthew Wilder among the collaborators. As first single "Silver Lining" suggested, "Frames" marks a departure from DeWyze's first post-"Idol" album "Live It Up," which has sold 153,000 copies to date, according to Nielsen SoundScan.