Paul McCartney releases 'New' single and announces album details

On Aug. 28 singer-songwriter and guitarist Paul McCartney debuted his brand new single entitled "New" on his official YouTube channel. The song is the title track, and the lead single from his upcoming studio album.

The single "New" was produced by Mark Ronson, who has previously worked with Amy Winehouse, Bruno Mars, Nas, Duran Duran, Adele, and more. Talking about the song McCartney posted on his official Facebook page, "We can do what we want, we can live as we choose."

Paul McCartney's upcoming sixteenth studio album New is set to be released in the U.S. on Oct. 15. Other producers who were involved with the album includes Ethan Johns, Paul Epworth, and Giles Martin. The album will feature a total of 12 brand new songs and a deluxe edition of the album will feature an additional two tracks. It will be the first full length studio album comprised of all new solo material that McCartney has released since Memory Almost Full in 2007.

Listen to Paul McCartney's new single "New" here.