Craig David returns with Motown-inspired album, Signed, Sealed, Delivered; listen to new single here

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Grammy nominated British R&B singer-songwriter Craig David is back with his fifth studio album, Signed, Sealed Delivered, a Motown-inspired project due for release on 22nd March 2010 on Universal records.  The new album’s first single, ‘One More Lie (Standing In The Shadows)’, samples The Four Tops’ hit ‘Standing in the Shadows of Love’.

Craig David – ‘One More Lie (Standing In The Shadows)’:
[audio: David – One More Lie.mp3]

The video for ‘One More Lie (Standing In Shadows)’ was shot in Miami and directed by Rage. The photo at the top of this article is an official still from the new video, which premieres on The Sun‘s website on Thursday 21st January 2010.

“Literally in a week and a half’s time, we’ll have a finished album!” the British singer announced this week. “We wanted to do a record that allowed me to record and perform songs that I’ve always wanted to sing, but really didn’t have the opportunity to before as I was constantly writing new material. It’s given me the chance to be able to do more classic songs that I love from this amazing era”

“People don’t always realise that Motown was about songs that came purely off the Motown Records label, it wasn’t a genre or a style. They had so many amazing artists, from Marvin Gaye to Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder and The Temptations… to be able to sing those songs as well as having new songs on the album that I’ve written too feels really good. Really looking forward to you all hearing it.”

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