Robbie Williams is recording a new disco album with "dance electronic" feel

3 June 2020, 12:04

Robbie Williams says he has recorded new music with a "dance electronic" feel during lockdown
Robbie Williams says he has recorded new music with a "dance electronic" feel during lockdown. Picture: Getty

By Sian Hamer

The 'Angels' singer said he has spent lockdown producing songs in a "new musical genre".

Robbie Williams has revealed he's been working on new music during lockdown and is "looking forward" to fans hearing his new ­direction.

The former Take That member shared his excitement about the new songs, and was quoted in The Mirror saying: "I’m in a new musical genre, a genre I haven't really touched before.

“Not new taste-wise – it's what I'm about,” he added.

Read more: Robbie Williams and his Dad: The fascinating story of the singing pair’s relationship

Robbie Williams has revealed he is working on a new disco album
Robbie Williams has revealed he is working on a new disco album. Picture: Getty

The 46-year-old singer said that he'd recorded 24 new songs with a "disco vibe" before the lockdown began.

Since then, he's also recorded 20 new tracks which have a "dance electronic" feel, The Mirror reported.

Read more: Watch Take That reunion gig in full: See lockdown concert with Robbie Williams and Meerkat Music

Last Friday, Robbie joined Gary Barlow, Howard Donald and Mark Owen for a special Take That lockdown concert.

It was the first time the former bandmates had all sang together in two years.

Robbie Williams took part in the Take That lockdown concert last Friday
Robbie Williams took part in the Take That lockdown concert last Friday. Picture: Getty

Read more: Why did Jason Orange miss the Take That reunion concert?

The four band members came together virtually from their separate homes for for the special one-off performance.

Together they sang hits including 'Pray', 'Shine' and 'Back For Good', and rounded the gig off with a performance of 'Never Forget' as they sang from their homes across the world.

Last Played Songs