Hear David Bowie’s New Jazz-Influenced Song 'Sue (Or in a Season of Crime)'
David Bowie has unveiled his first new song since the release of his 2013 comeback album The Next Day.
"Sue (Or in a Season of Crime)," from Bowie’s forthcoming career-spanning greatest hits compilation Nothing Has Changed, premiered Sunday (Oct. 12) BBC Music 6. The jazz-influenced track, produced by his longtime collaborator Tony Visconti, was recorded over the summer in New York and features the Maria Schneider Orchestra.
Listen to “Sue,” which clocks in at nearly seven-and-a-half minutes, below.
"Sue" was recorded especially for the retrospective will be released as a limited edition 10” single and digital download. Both the U.K. and U.S. versions of the 10” will feature another exclusive 2014 recording on the B-side, “'Tis A Pity She’s A Whore.”
Nothing Has Changed will be released through Parlophone in the U.K. on Nov. 17. The album and digital download will drop the following day in the U.S. through Columbia Records/Legacy Recordings, though American fans will have to wait a little longer for the physical single, which will drop in the U.S. as a Black Friday exclusive on Nov. 28.