XL Recordings Announces Posthumous Gil Scott-Heron Album 'Nothing New'

In celebration of the 65th birthday of the late Gil Scott-Heron, XL Recordings has announced that

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In celebration of the 65th birthday of the late Gil Scott-Heron, XL Recordings has announced that they will be releasing a posthumous album from the legendary recording artist entitled Nothing New. The album will be released on vinyl exclusively for this year’s Record Store Day (April 19), and will feature 14 stripped down versions of older songs by Heron. Get a preview of what to expect by pressing play above, and take a look at the tracklist for Nothing New below.

Nothing New Tracklist

Side A

1. Did You Hear What They Said
2. Better Days Ahead
3. Household Name (Interlude)
4. Your Daddy Loves You
5. Changing Yourself (Interlude)
6. Pieces of a Man
7. Enjoying Yourself (Outro)

Side B

1. Alien (Hold On To Your Dreams)
2. Before I Hit the Bottom (Interlude)
3. 95 South (All the Places We’ve Been)
4. The Other Side
5. The On/Off Switch (Interlude)
6. Blue Collar
7. On Bobby Blue Bland (Outro)

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