Seal Readies First Album In Five Years
Seal will on Sept. 9 release "Seal IV," his first Warner Bros. album in five years.Seal will on Sept. 9 release "Seal IV," his first Warner Bros. album in five years. The set's first single, "Waiting for You," debuted last week at No. 16 on Billboard's Hot Digital Tracks chart and is available for paid download from Seal's official Web site and Apple's iTunes Music Store. Album track "Get It Together" has been serviced to clubs for airplay consideration.
Produced by longtime collaborator Trevor Horn, "Seal IV" is the follow-up to 1998's "Human Being," which debuted at No. 22 on The Billboard 200 and has sold 489,000 copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen SoundScan. Seal has kept a low profile since then, resurfacing in 2000 with a new song, "This Could Be Heaven," on "The Family Man" soundtrack. That cut reached No. 23 on Billboard's Adult Contemporary chart.
Although no tour dates have been announced, Seal will be visible on TV around the album's release date. He will appear Sept. 11 on CBS' "The Late Show With David Letterman," the following day on NBC's "Today" and Sept. 15 on the syndicated "Live With Regis and Kelly."
Here is the track list for "Seal IV":
"Let Me Roll"
"Get It Together"
"Waiting for You"
"Don't Make Me Wait"
"Let Me Roll"
"Where There's Gold"
"Heavenly ... [Good Feeling]"