Skrillex celebrated an epic return to music on Friday (February 17) with the release of his album. search for fire. The 15-track project marked the record producer’s first full-length solo drop in nine years. The Skrillex fans’ patience paid off when the DJ treated them to several singles, “Way Back” with Trippie Redd and PinkPantheress, “Rumble” with Fred Again… and Flowdan, “Leave Me Like This” with Bobby Raps and “Xena “. with Nai Barghouti ahead of its release. But the musical delights didn’t stop there.
Yesterday (February 18) Skrillex debuted a second album alongside Fred Again.., And Four Tet during his performance at Madison Square Garden. The 12 Track Project, don’t come too close may have been a surprise release, but it was an ongoing theory for die-hard fans. Considering the single of the same name starring Bibi Bourelly was not listed on the official track listing for search for fire, Fans suspected that Skrillex had something special up their sleeve, and they were right.
The album includes a list of special guest features including Justin Bieber, Kid Cudi, Chief Keef, Swae Lee, Yung Lean, Bladee, PinkPantheress and more. Speaking of rediscovering himself since his hiatus, Skrillex wrote on Twitter: “For the first time in 4-5 years I’ve found a new sense of peace,” and after working through it on the other end was a source of new music.
Don’t get too close is now available through OWSLA/Atlantic. You can stream it here.
Some of the artists featured here are Warner Music artists. Uproxx is an independent subsidiary of Warner Music Group.
https://uproxx.com/pop/skrillex-dont-get-too-close-album/ Skrillex debuted live on MSG with surprise album Don’t Get Too Close.