Blue are “always recording” and will showcase some new materials in 2022.
The ‘One Love’ hitmakers – whose debut album ‘All Rise’ dropped this week in 2001 – are hitting the street subsequent yr to rejoice their 20th anniversary, they usually have teased the opportunity of them taking part in some new songs dwell.
Simon Webbe informed The Sun newspaper’s Bizarre column: “I’d like to say we are always recording, we’ve always got ideas, whether we’re going to marry it up with the 20th anniversary, we’re not sure.”
Meanwhile, the 45-year-old star – who’s within the band with Duncan James, Lee Ryan and Antony Costa – shrugged off criticism of them heading on tour for the cash.
He quipped: “Well, who doesn’t? This is our job.”
Antony added: “We’re entitlted to earn money, we’ve got bills to pay.”
In the previous, all 4 members of the group have been declared bankrupt, however Lee famous the tour will profit others past the quartet.
He defined: “It’s not just about us making money, there’s a whole team behind us. It’s generating jobs for others.”
In 2017, Simon confirmed he and his bandmates have been again within the studio engaged on a follow-up to 2015’s ‘Colours’, which was their closing album launched on Sony Music.
At the time, Lee was in ‘EastEnders’, Duncan in ‘Hollyoaks’ and Antony was showing in an Agatha Christie play, so the boys had restricted time to work on the brand new tunes.
Simon stated on the time: “We’re in the studio. We did the Sunshine Festival in Worcester. We’re going to Latvia tomorrow. We’re constantly working, at least two or three times a month.”
However, Blue admitted in 2019 that they might be specializing in dwell exhibits.
The ‘Guilty’ hitmaker added how he and his bandmates – who fashioned in 2000 and have continued to play exhibits through the years – hold each other grounded.
Simon – who launched his first solo album in 11 years ‘Smile’ that October – stated: “[If] the attitude is that we’re getting above our station, the other three will bring you back into line. We’re very, very grateful to be in the position that we are.”