Kings Of Leon To Release New Album By The End Of 2016

5 January 2016, 16:32 | Updated: 5 January 2016, 16:33


Caleb and Nathan Followill have confirmed the band are already working on their seventh album.

Kings Of Leon have confirmed their seventh studio album will be ready by the end of 2016.

Speaking to Associated Press, Nathan Followill revealed the band have already started working in the studio for the next album.

The Bucket drummer shared: We've already started pre-production in our studio for the next record, but the main thing on the calendar for 2016 is getting the record finished. And then the whole press machine kicks up and doing press for the record.

Frontman Caleb added: "We enjoy this part of the process. Obviously there's a lot of work that goes into it and it can get stressful at times, but we're all in a good place and we're having fun with it and we're all excited to do something new."

When asked about where they'd be recording the album, the brothers teased they may opt for a change of scene this time around and even head back home to Nashville, Tennessee.

We might just try to get a little change of scenery," the singer revealed. 

"Our first two albums we recorded in L.A., so we're going to try to go back and see if it inspires us. If it doesn't, we always have a studio at home, so we can always come back."

Despite travelling all around the world, the band proved there's no place like home, even playing a free New Year's Gig in their hometown last week.

The release would mark three years since the band released their 2013 Mechanic Bull LP, which spawned the likes of Supersoaker, Temple and Wait For Me.

More on Kings Of Leon

See more More on Kings Of Leon

Kings of Leon

Kings of Leon announce 2022 UK arena tour

Kings of Leon in 2008

QUIZ: Only Kings of Leon experts can get all these lyrics right

Kings of Leon press image

Kings Of Leon reveal songs they'd want on every setlist


Arctic Monkeys have announced European tour dates for next year

Arctic Monkeys announce 2022 European tour dates

Adele reveals 30 album release date

An Audience With Adele: ITV's release date & how to watch

Damon Albarn in November 2020, shortly before the finger-severing incident

Damon Albarn severed his finger while making pesto

An aerial view of the huge Oasis shows at Knebworth House, August 1996

10 of the biggest gigs in history