10/10/2016

SOLANGE KNOWLES ALBUM "A SEAT AT THE TABLE" DEBUTS AT #1

SOLANGE KNOWLES ALBUM A SEAT AT THE TABLEDEBUTS AT #1

CD, VINYL AND LIMITED EDITION COLOR VINYL FORMATS AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER NOW

CLICK HERE FOR “CRANES IN THE SKY” AND HERE FOR “DON’T TOUCH MY HAIR” OFFICIAL VIDEOS
(Columbia Records; New York, NY; October 10, 2016)  A Seat at the Table, the stunning new album written and performed by Solange Knowles, and co-executive produced alongside Raphael Saadiq, has debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart with over 72,000 units sold. The album was #1 on both Apple Music and iTunes Overall Top Albums Chart. Released globally on September 30th, 2016 via Saint Records / Columbia, A Seat at the Table, is available digitally everywhere. 

A Seat at the Table will be released physically in a special CD package that includes a 20 page booklet on November 18th and also as a Double Vinyl LP on December 9th. A Limited-Edition purple color vinyl will be released through Urban Outfitters. Pre-order links for all physical formats can be found below.

Get digital album here:  http://smarturl.it/ASeatAtTheTable
Pre-order vinyl here:  http://smarturl.it/ASATTvinyl
Pre-order purple vinyl here: http://tinyurl.com/h8b9zhb
Pre-order cd here: http://smarturl.it/ASATTcd

Solange describes A Seat at the Table, which she began writing in 2013, as "a project on identity, empowerment, independence, grief and healing.”  See all album credits here: http://bit.ly/2dhFVlm

Celebrated for her artistic and creative vision, Solange released are two stunning visuals accompanying the album: “Cranes in the Sky” and the video “Don’t Touch My Hair” ft. Sampha. “Cranes In The Sky” is nearing 3million views and “Don’t Touch My Hair” has over 4.9million views.

Watch “Cranes in the Sky” Official Video here: http://smarturl.it/CranesInTheSkyVideo
Watch “Don’t Touch My Hair” video here: http://smarturl.it/DontTouchMyHairVideo

Both visual properties were directed by Solange Knowles, and her husband, Alan Ferguson and produced by Eli Cane. Art and Creative Direction for “Cranes in the Sky” video by Solange Knowles and Carlota Guerrero, with Arthur Jafa and Alan Ferguson serving as the Directors of Photography; Arthur Jafa served as Director of Photography on “Don’t Touch My Hair” ft. Sampha. The two videos were both edited by Solange Knowles with Russell Santos on “Cranes In the Sky” and Cami Starkman on “Don’t Touch My Hair” ft. Sampha.

Solange announced the album on Monday, September 26th to 86 fans who signed up for her new website www.solangemusic.com by mailing them a hardcover poetry book of lyrics and photos also entitled A Seat at the Table. Download a digital version of A Seat at the Table book here: http://www.solangemusic.com/digitalbook/. Solange celebrated the release of her album with two intimate events: one in New York City at Weeksville Heritage Center and one at the Under Ground Museum in Los Angeles. Fans were invited to literally join Solange for a seat at the table and listened to the music in real time with Solange.  

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