In a highly anticipated event, The Rolling Stones released their latest song, “Angry,” at the Hackney Empire Theatre in East London. This song, a lead single from their upcoming album, “Hackney Diamonds,” marks the band’s return to the music scene.
The Rolling Stones Frontman Gives Announcement
Lead singer Mick Jagger took to the stage to deliver a significant announcement. US News reported on Wednesday (6/9/2023) that Jagger proudly announced the release of the band’s new single, “Angry,” as the album’s first single.
Hackney: A Meaningful Location
Furthermore, Jagger explained the reasoning behind choosing Hackney for this momentous reveal. He emphasized the location’s significance, stating, “Our latest album is titled ‘Hackney Diamonds,’ and our decision to be here in Hackney reflects precisely that.”
Save the Date: Album Release Approaches
“Hackney Diamonds,” the upcoming album from The Rolling Stones, is set to be released to the public on October 20. It’s remarkable that Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, and Ronnie Wood, the three original members of the band, are all back together at the age of 61. They made a stylish entrance at the Hackney Theatre, clad in their signature all-black attire. Their arrival in a traditional London cab, with Jagger paying the fare in cash, further underscores their rock ‘n’ roll credentials.
Ending the Speculation
This announcement puts an end to longstanding rumors about The Rolling Stones’ return to the music industry. “Hackney Diamonds” will be an album of original songs, the first since 2005’s “A Bigger Bang” to hold this distinction. It’s also the band’s first album following the passing of drummer Charlie Watts in August 2021.
“Angry” Single by The Rolling Stones: More Than Music
Alongside the release of their new single, “Angry,” the band has also debuted the music video for the song. Fans and those interested in music may view the video on a website with the catchy domain name don’tgetangrywithme.com, which is where the video is housed.
Both “Angry” and the next album “Hackney Diamonds” demonstrate The Rolling Stones’ ongoing dedication to producing new music that is easily identifiable from other works. The fact that the band has been around for so long and has had such a successful career says volumes. Fans from all around the world are anxiously counting down the days until the release of this epic record because they cannot wait to get their hands on it and experience it for themselves. Don’t sleep on the great rock ‘n’ roll that one of the most legendary bands in history is planning to release in the next years; you won’t want to miss it.