Columbia Records has announced the release of Good Thing, the eagerly awaited sophomore album from Grammy Award nominated R&B recording artist and songwriter Leon Bridges. The album will be available both digitally and physically on May 4.
Good Thing, the follow up to Leon’s critically acclaimed, award winning, Certified Gold debut album Coming Home, was Executive Produced by Ricky Reed and Niles City Sound and Produced by Ricky Reed. Leon and his long time collaborators and Coming Home producers, Niles City Sound, headed out west to work with Reed with the goal of taking Leon’s music in a more modern R&B direction while staying true to his signature style.
Says Leon, “I loved my experience with Coming Home. Good Thing however allows me to showcase more of my influences and artistry. I’m excited for the world to hear it and perform this diverse group of songs live.”
Leon released two tracks to instantaneous praise earlier this week. “Bet Ain’t Worth the Hand” and “Bad Bad News” were Zane Lowe’s World Records on Beats 1 on Apple Music on March 13. Listen to “Bet Ain’t Worth the Hand” & “Bad Bad News” here. Leon, known for his aesthetic and personal style, will release visuals for both tracks in the coming weeks.
Bet Ain’t Worth The Hand
Bad Bad News
If It Feels Good (Then It Must Be)
You Don’t Know
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