La Roux has unveiled her new single, entitled ‘Uptight Downtown’. This follows the promotional single ‘Let Me Down Gently’. The song was premiered this evening on Zane Lowe’s BBC Radio 1 show as his ‘hottest record’.
The single is taken from upcoming second studio album, Trouble in Paradise. The album follows a five-year hiatus after the release of debut self-titled album in 2009, which reached number two in the UK charts.
La Roux has also recently revealed the video for ‘Let Me Down Gently’, which features Elly Jackson sporting a slightly toned-down version of her iconic look but maintaining her trademark synthpop vocals.
The track listing for the upcoming album can be seen by clicking here, along with upcoming UK tour dates which are to commence this November.
The new album will be released 7th July in the UK via Polydor. Listen to the new single below.