Avril Lavigne’s new album will contain “the most” of collaborations she has ever had.
The hitmaker “With You” will release her new record next month and told fans that the coronavirus pandemic has worked in her favor because so many musicians were stuck in Los Angeles so it was easier to get them in. in the recording studio without having as many commitments to coordinate.
She said, “I have a bunch of different features on the drive, the most I’ve had before, since everyone was in town.”
The 37-year-old singer described the still-untitled album as a “love letter to women and empowerment.”
She added on an Instagram Live: “The spirit and energy of this record is so much fun.”
The album will be released on Travis Barker’s DTA records and Avril recently praised the Blink-182 rocker for being an “explosion” to work with.
She said: âWell it all started with Blink 182 being one of my favorite bands.
âAnd I have admired Travis my entire career.
âWe worked together on ‘The Best Damn Thing’ on this album and he played drums.
“And on that, Travis produces, we write together and we had a lot of fun collaborating in the studio.
âNow I’m signed to DTA Records, which is his label, and it felt natural to me and it made sense.
âAnd I think creatively we just click, he gets me. Working with Travis, you’re absolutely right.
“Where he’s like, ‘Well, what do you want? And he said to me, “This is my opinion. This is what I think.” But at the end of the day he said to me, “I want this to be your decision. I want you to be happy about it.”
“Because he understands because he is an artist. He will like to sit down, discuss with me, give me his opinion and his comments.
But in the end, of course, I’ll listen to him, but he says to me, âMake the decision for yourself. “So yeah, that was cool.”