In just three weeks, we’ll get to hear Alicia Keys’s new album, ALICIA. Following her recent singles, “Underdog,” “Time Machine,” and “Show Me Love” featuring Miguel, today fans can hear her latest single, “Good Job.” Tonight, Alicia will perform the song for the first time during a CNN Town Hall, starting at 8pm ET. According to CNN, “Good Job” is “dedicated to the everyday heroes on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic.”
“Good Job” is a tender ballad, and the softest song we’ve heard from the forthcoming album so far. Against just her piano, Alicia sings to an unsuspecting hero. This hero may not know it, but they’re doing a wonderful job of making the world lovely. Given the song’s dedication in tonight’s CNN Town Hall, the lyrics seem directed at all the nurses, doctors, postal workers, grocery store workers, food producers, and other people on the frontline of the COVID-19 pandemic. Indeed, “The world needs you now; know that you matter.”
Listen to the timely and heartwarming single “Good Job” below:
You can stream or download “Good Job” from all the major music providers here. It will appear as the final track on Alicia’s upcoming self-titled album; pre-order ALICIA from all the major music providers here now. The album will also include her singles “Underdog,” “Time Machine,” and “Show Me Love” with Miguel. However, it’s unclear if her 2019 song “Raise A Man” will appear on the tracklist.
More From Alicia
Alicia’s last album, Here, came out in November 2016. Now, three and a half years later, ALICIA is just around the corner, with four stunning songs to amp us up. The new album is now set for release on May 15th.
Three months ago, on Sunday, January 26th, Alicia Keys hosted the Grammys for the second year in a row. She is a natural, and we were glad to see her host again.
Alicia is also moving into the literary field. At the end of March, Alicia shared her first book, More Myself: A Journey. Co-written by Michelle Burford, it’s published by Flatiron Books and Oprah Winfrey’s new book imprint, An Oprah Book. More Myself: A Journey came out on Tuesday, March 31, 2020. You can order the book here.
Alicia’s upcoming tour is still expected to go on as scheduled, but with the uncertainty of this pandemic, anything could happen. It’s currently set to kick off on June 5th in Dublin, working its way through Europe and then North America, finishing in Florida on September 22nd. Find all the dates and get tickets now before it’s too late! Some dates have already sold out, so don’t delay.
Enjoy Alicia’s new single “Good Job,” and get ready for the full album, ALICIA, scheduled for release on May 15th. Stay tuned for more news on the album – like the full tracklist – and keep checking back here for all the latest Alicia Keys news.
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