Bono Teases New U2 Album Release Date, New Single ‘Invisible’
By Scott T. Sterling
With U2 still basking in the afterglow of taking home the Golden Globe last night (Jan. 12) for Best Original Song with the track “Ordinary Love” from Nelson Mandela biopic Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, frontman Bono has dished out more details on the band’s long-awaited new album.
According to Showbiz 411, the ever-enigmatic Bono made the revelations while attending a post-Globes party thrown by the Weinstein Company.
“We’re still working some things out,” Bono said of the group’s thirteenth studio album, which he said was being prepped for a June release date. The frontman also revealed that the band’s next single, “Invisible,” will be out in the coming weeks.
“It’s not what you expect,” Bono said of “Invisible.” “It’s not your typical love song.”
“Invisible” will serve as the first single off U2’s still-untitled new album, which is being produced by Danger Mouse. According to the L.A. Times back in December, “Invisible” is “an anthemic number about leaving one’s hometown.”