After closing 2021 with a critically acclaimed sold-outâ€¯UK tour, synth-pop pioneers Soft Cellâ€¯take another big step towards the release of their eagerly anticipated fifth studio albumâ€¯*Happiness Not Includedâ€¯ on Mayâ€¯6, sharing new single ‘Purple Zone’, a new collaboration withâ€¯Pet Shop Boys.â€¯
Commenting on the collaboration, Marc Almondâ€¯says,â€¯”Working with theâ€¯Pet Shop Boysâ€¯was a pleasure, and this track is the perfect combination of us and them.”
Pet Shop Boysâ€¯added,â€¯”We are thrilled to collaborate with such an inspirational duo asâ€¯Soft Cellâ€¯on this gorgeous song.”
The track is accompanied by a music videoâ€¯featuringâ€¯both bands, directed byâ€¯Yassa Khan,â€¯and filmed in London earlier this year.
Ahead of the duo’s first new album in over 20 years, Soft Cell signed a brand new deal with BMG. // Continue to the full article