MADNESS are working on a new album
The frontman Suggs, real name Graham McPherson, speaking to the English Standard Online he said: “We are working on some new material. We’ll hopefully have a new album out this year – that’s the plan.”
The singer of the ska band, said the they have no plans to retire, and would only consider it if the Rolling Stones quit.
“I keep thinking when they pack up maybe we should, but they keep going,” he said. “They’re in Cuba at the moment – so long as they come back alive we’ll keep going.”
Madness have enjoyed 17 UK Top 10s throughout a career spanning more than three decades.
Below the video for Our House, a song released as the lead single from their fourth studio album, ,The Rise & Fall on November 1982. The song charted within the top ten in multiple countries and won Best Song at the May 1983 Ivor Novello Awards.
Here's a video of Madness performing Never Knew Your Name, live in Trafalgar Square, London. It was taped, at the end of 2011, as part of an observational quiz round for the BBC TV show 'Britain's Brightest'.