Miley Cyrus has revealed her new album “Endless Summer Vacation” will arrive on March 10 via her new label, Columbia Records. The record, which Cyrus described as her “love letter to LA” in the announcement, will be the follow-up to 2020’s “Plastic Hearts.”
News of “Endless Summer Vacation” was paired with a teaser trailer that hints at themes found on the upcoming record. In the one-minute video, Cyrus recites a short dialogue over various close-up shots and visual nodes of Los Angeles, such as water, a helicopter, and those ominous-looking cell towers disguised as palm trees scattered across the city.
“The Music and Imagery of ‘Endless Summer Vacation.’ [serves] As a reflection of the strength he has found in focusing on both his physical and mental well-being,” reads the official news release.
The album was recorded in LA and produced by Greg Kerstin and Mike Will of Made-It along with Kid Harpoon and Tyler Johnson (most recently celebrated for their work on Harry Styles’ “Harry’s House”).
“Endless Summer Vacation” will be available digitally and at physical retailers worldwide Fans can now pre-order multiple configurations including black vinyl, exclusive red vinyl and an exclusive clear vinyl variant available only at shop.mileycyrus.com.
During her NBC Live special, “Miley’s New Year’s Eve Party,” the singer announced that her album’s first single, “Flowers,” will be released on January 13. She also teased fans with two short video clips using “Flowers” on YouTube and Cyrus’ social media accounts.
In addition to the release of “Flowers,” the live special featured a lineup of heavyweight musical performances and special guests including Sia, Lato, Rae Sremmurd, David Byrne, Lily and Fletcher, as well as Paris Hilton, “SNL’s” Chloe Fineman, Sarah Sherman and Comedy Please don’t destroy the trio.
Cyrus signed with Columbia last year after seven years and four albums at Sony Music’s sister label RCA.