After speculation an a handful of singles, Stormzy finally gave fans the confirmation they’ve been asking for by revealing that his second album, Heavy Is the Head, will be dropping on Dec. 13 via #MERKY Records/Atlantic.
The album cover features the rapper look down on a stab-proof vest with the Unionjack painted on — the same vest he wore for his headlining performance at the 2019 Glastonbury music festival The album’s abbreviated letters, “HITH,” make a gold crown around his head.
Stormzy also revealed the album’s 16 tracks, which includes previously released songs “Crown,” “Wiley Flow” and the mega-popular “Vossi Bop.” There’s also a number of collaborators, including Ed Sheeran, H.E.R. and Yebba. Heavy Is the Head will follow his 2017 debut, Gang Signs & Prayer.
See the announcement and the track list below.
1. Big Michael
2. Audacity (feat. Headie One)
4. Rainfall (feat. Tiana Major9)
5. Rachael’s Little Brother
7. Do Better
8. Don’t Forget to Breathe (feat. Yebba) (Interlude)
9. One Second (feat. H.E.R.)
10. Pop Boy (feat. Aitch)
11. Own It (feat. Ed Sheeran & Burna Boy)
12. Wiley Flow
14. Super Heroes
16. Vossi Bop