Everything We Know About Ariana Grande’s New Album ‘Thank U, Next’


The wait is nearly over. Ariana Grande’s subsequent album, Thank U, Next, is ready to launch simply in time for Valentine’s Day, and followers are anxiously trying ahead to limitless streaming of the pop star’s newest album.

Grande’s newest singles have already made massive strikes, with “Thank U, Next” spending 11 weeks on the Billboard Hot 100 chart (thus far) and the “7 Rings” video having the most important YouTube debut of 2019 thus far, so followers predict nothing much less from the most recent album.

Here is the whole lot we all know thus far concerning the Thank U, Next album:

Release Date & Track List

The album is formally set to launch on Feb. eight and might be accessible for pre-order on Friday.

Ariana dropped a few hints on when the album was going to come back out throughout a Twitter Q&A this week. One fan advised Ari that her birthday was on Feb. eight and she or he responded with, "how handy," leaving followers guessing that it might come out on that day.

She formally confirmed the date together with the monitor listing Twitter on Wednesday (Jan. 23).

The title of some tracks on the album caught the eye of followers, notably “break up along with your girlfriend, i’m bored,” which has some speculating that the track could possibly be about her ex Big Sean.

Technically, There's Two Different Album Covers

And the surprises hold coming. Ariana dropped the pink model of her album cowl and tweeted that "that is my fav album cowl i feel. brian painted me. fredo shot me. made with tru, deep friendship and love. similar to this music." The pink cowl continues with Ariana's upside-down aesthetic.

But we're nonetheless ready on cowl quantity two. Ari shared fast word concerning the Thank U, Next album cowl artwork on Instagram. She acknowledged the show’s black coloration and wrote, “i do know i stated the quilt artwork was darkish (and it nonetheless is) however i had two variations made …. a pink model and a darkish model. one for bodily one for digital. digital is pink. bodily is darker. you’ll see what i imply however …. simply thought i’d let you know, technically there’s two.”

Potentially Even More New Music in 2019

This most likely gained’t be the final time we hear from Ariana Grande this 12 months. She’s set to go on tour for her fourth studio album Sweetener in March, however that doesn’t imply she’s going to cease engaged on new music. In a current interview with Billboard, Grande stated she hopes to proceed making music at a speedy tempo. “If I wish to tour two albums without delay, I’m going to tour two albums without delay. If I wish to drop a 3rd album whereas I’m on tour [in 2019], I’ll try this too! Please. [“Thank U, Next” production duo] Social House is my opening act — you don’t suppose we’re going to have a studio on the bus? That we’re not going to be making data on the street? Of course we’re. I need to have the ability to do what’s genuine and trustworthy and pure. It’s the one manner that I’ve been in a position to survive.”

Grande is nominated for 2 Grammy Awards this 12 months: finest pop solo efficiency for "God Is a Woman" and finest pop vocal album for Sweetener. It's protected to say 2019 is off to a giant begin for Ariana.