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Red Hot Chili Peppers Announce Details Of Eagerly Awaited New Studio Album
June 06 2011

MULTI-PLATINUM, GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING BAND TO RELEASE IâM WITH YOU, PRODUCED BY RICK RUBIN, ON AUGUST 30TH ON WARNER BROS. RECORDS


For immediate release

Multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers will release their upcoming 10th studio album, Iâm With You, on Warner Bros. Records on August 30, 2011. Recorded at East West In Los Angeles and Shangri-la in Malibu, CA, Iâm With You was produced by Rick Rubin, who has produced the bandâs previous five albums, 2006âs Stadium Arcadium, 2002âs By The Way, 1999âs Californication, 1995âs One Hot Minute, and 1991âs Blood Sugar Sex Magik. The album was mixed by Andrew Scheps and Greg Fidelman.

Iâm With You is the bandâs first new album since the two-set Stadium Arcadium, which debuted at No. 1 in 28 countries around the world, including the Canada and the U.S.â their first No. 1 album on the Los Angeles quartetâs home turf. The album spawned three No. 1 Modern Rock hits: âDani California,â âTell Me Baby,â and âSnow (Hey Oh).â To support Stadium Arcadium, the Chili Peppers played to millions of fans around the world throughout 2007, including sold-out arena tours of Europe and North America, appearances at the Fuji Festival in Japan and Live Earth in London, and headlining slots at Lollapalooza in Chicago, and the Leeds and Reading Festivals in the U.K.

One of the most successful acts in rock history, Red Hot Chili Peppers have sold more than 60 million albums, including five multi-platinum LPs, and won six Grammy Awards, including âBest Rock Albumâ for Stadium Arcadium, âBest Rock Performance By a Duo or Groupâ for âDani California, âBest Rock Songâ for âScar Tissue,â and âBest Hard Rock Performance With Vocalâ for âGive It Away.â The band holds the record for the most No. 1 singles of all time at Alternative radio in the U.S., a total of 11, and a combined 81 weeks at No. 1.

Red Hot Chili Peppers, which is singer Anthony Kiedis, bassist Flea, drummer Chad Smith, and guitarist Josh Klinghoffer, will headline at Japanâs Summer Sonic Festival in Osaka on August 13th and in Tokyo on August 14th. They will also headline at the Rock in Rio Festival in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on September 24th.
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For more information contact:
Adam Gonshor, Warner Music Canada
416-758-1196
adam.gonshor@warnermusic.com
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