Lenny Kravitz Set to Release New Album, 'Strut'
According to USA Today, Lenny Kravitz announced his upcoming 10th studio album release on his own Roxie Records label. The four-time Grammy winner is expected to announce a tour in the next few weeks. Kravitz signed a worldwide agreement with Kobalt Label Services to release and promote the album.
"We are thrilled to be working with Lenny and the Roxie Records team," Kobalt President Richard Sanders commented. "Lenny is in peak creative form, writing and recording what we believe is some of his best material yet."
In the last 20 years, he has sold 38 million worldwide and is one of the most recognized rock guitarist in recent music history. He won the Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance four years in a row from 1999 to 2002, breaking the record for most wins in that category as well as setting the record for most consecutive wins in one category by a male. He has been nominated for and won other awards, including American Music Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, Radio Music Awards, BRIT Awards and Blockbuster Entertainment Awards. On December 1, 2011, Kravitz was made an Officer of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. He plays the role of Cinna in the Hunger Games film series.