Dean Lewis today announces details of his highly anticipated second album, The Hardest Love as well as the release of the heartbreaking new single, ‘How Do I Say Good
The Hardest Love will be released Friday October 7th and is available to pre-save and pre-order from today from here.
Today’s news arrives as the global superstar prepares to return home for the Australian leg of his global Sad Boi Winter Summer Tour beginning November 8th in Brisbane. Already numerous shows have sold out across the country with additional shows and extra tickets on sale now.
10-track The Hardest Love album includes previous singles ‘Looks Like Me’ and ‘Hurtless’ as well as the emotive, ‘How Do I Say Goodbye’ – a devastating song about the looming loss of a parent.
Since teasing out ‘How Do I Say Goodbye’ across his socials, the song has already resonated with fans around the world, with over 12K fans creating their own visual content from their own personal experiences.
‘How Do I Say Goodbye’, is co-written with Jon Hume. “We have a weird chemistry where we almost feel a part of each other’s brains,” says Dean. Hume also co-wrote ‘Hurtless’ and the global smash hit ‘Be Alright’, complimenting Dean’s ingenious songwriting ability.
‘Hurtless’, hit Top 30 in the ARIA Singles Chart, # 3 ARIA Australian singles chart, # 1 Shazam, Top 15 Australian Radio Chart, Spotify Top 40 Weekly, Top 15 Apple, #3 iTunes singles chart, #1 iTunes Singer/Songwriter. Dean performed ‘Hurtless’ on X Factor Denmark’s finale, this impassioned breakup hit climbed to #8 on the Danish charts, as well as #6 on Spotify and #7 on Apple in that market.
Other tracks on Dean’s second album The Hardest Love were overseen by ‘Waves’/ ‘Be Alright’producers Nick Atkinson and Ed Holloway and US pop journeyman Tyler Johnson (Harry Styles).
Dean has spent much off 2022 touring globally across the US and EU as well as performing at festivals with good friend Kygo playing live their hit song ‘Lost Without You. ‘
Limited tickets are still available for his National Australian Tour.
THE HARDEST LOVE TRACK LISTING
Looks Like Me
The Hardest Love
All For You
How Do I Say Goodbye
Something To Help
Into The Breeze
To Have You Today
DEAN LEWIS ‘SAD BOI TOUR’ 2022 AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES
Tues 8 Nov – Brisbane, The Tivoli – SOLD OUT
Wed 9 Nov – Brisbane, The Tivoli – EXTRA DATE
Thu 10 Nov – Gold Coast, Miami Marketta – SOLD OUT
Sat 12 Nov – Newcastle, Civic Theatre – SOLD OUT
Sun 13 Nov – Wollongong, Anita’s Theatre – SOLD OUT
Tues 15 Nov – Perth, PCEC Riverside Theatre
Wed 16 Nov – Fremantle, Metropolis
Fri 18 Nov – Adelaide, Adelaide Entertainment Centre Theatre
Sun 20 Nov – Sydney, Enmore Theatre – SOLD OUT
Mon 21 Nov – Sydney, Enmore Theatre – SOLD OUT
Tues 22 Nov – Canberra, Canberra Theatre – SOLD OUT
Wed 23 Nov – Albury, Entertainment Centre
Fri 25 Nov – Hobart, Odeon Theatre – SOLD OUT
Sun 27 Nov – Melbourne, The Forum – SOLD OUT
Mon 28 Nov – Melbourne, The Forum – SOLD OUT
Tue 29 Nov – Melbourne, The Forum
Thu 1 Dec – Geelong, Costa Hall
Fri 2 Dec – Bendigo, Ulumbarra Theatre
Sat 3 Dec – Traralgon, Gippsland Performing Arts Centre – SOLD OUT