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Tom Odell Releases Brand New Single + Video “Half As Good As You” Featuring Alice Merton Today — Album “Jubilee Road” Set For Release October 26th Via RCA Records





(NEW YORK – August 28, 2018) –Today, Tom Odell releases the video for his brand new single “Half as Good as You,” featuring the vocals of rising star Alice Merton. “Half As Good As You” is featured on Odell’s forthcoming third studio album Jubilee Road, set for release October 26 via RCA Records. Watch it HERE.

Although the album title may be a fictional street name, Jubilee Road may well be Odell’s most honest and personal album, thus far. Packed with his signature melodies and ebullient performances, Jubilee Road documents real life stories of the time Tom spent living in a house in East London.  While only 27 years old, Jubilee Road may well be a career-defining record for Odell, which sees the multi-talented young artist take full control of his music, not only writing, singing, and vamping up his vibrant piano style on all ten songs, but also self-producing them.

From the opening title track “Jubilee Road,” Tom sings about the neighborhood characters, from the whiskey-drinking gamblers in the local betting shop in “Queen of Diamonds,” to the bittersweet celebration of Wedding Day.” He is also joined by Alice Merton on stand-out track “Half As Good As You” out now. Another highlight is lead single “If You Wanna Love Somebody”  which he performed on on The Graham Norton Show  release day (watch it HERE and watch official video HERE). “If You Wanna Love Somebody” is a passionate, expertly-crafted love song about a broken relationship, seeing him once again revisit the theme of his breakthrough debut single “Another Love.”  Jubilee Road is his third studio album that follows his 2016 release Wrong Crowdwhich debuted at #2 on the UK album chart.

Speaking about the album Tom says:

“I wrote this album in a house on a quiet terraced street in East London. The lyrics are inspired by the lives of the friends I made whilst living there. I recorded most the songs in the living room of the house and if I listen back closely, I can still hear the sound of the old man’s television shows coming through the walls from next door, the kids from the house opposite playing football in the street below and the sound of my girlfriend’s footsteps on the wooden floorboards above. I don’t live there anymore, my life has changed somewhat, but I will always remember the time fondly and I hope you enjoy listening to the album as much as I did making it”.

Tracklisting for Jubilee Road:

  1. Jubilee Road
  2. If You Wanna Love Somebody
  3. Son Of An Only Child
  4. You’re Going To Break My Heart Tonight
  5. China Dolls
  6. Queen Of Diamonds
  7. Half As Good As You featuring Alice Merton
  8. Go Tell Her Now
  9. Don’t Belong In Hollywood
  10. Wedding Day

Odell’s debut album, 2013’s million selling, #1 UK debut Long Way Down, featured his breakthrough single “Another Love” and was equally met with tremendous critical acclaim, earning him the highly prestigious Ivor Novello Award for Songwriter of the Year in 2014 and the Brits Critics’ Choice Award in 2013 at the age of 22.  His singles “Another Love” and “Real Love” both hit the UK Top 10, with the latter, a cover of a track by The Beatles – used for the UK John Lewis’ Christmas TV 2014 ad campaign. Odell has amassed an impressive 1.8 million album sales and 10 million single sales worldwide. Tom is set to embark on his sold out headlining fall North American, U.K. and European tour. (Find dates below).

Tom Odell Fall Tour Dates:



Tuesday 11                            Los Angeles, CA, Moroccan Lounge

Wednesday 12                       San Francisco,CA, Café Du Nord

Friday 14                                Portland, OR, The Old Church

Saturday 15                            Seattle, WA, Columbia City Theatre

Monday 17                             Brooklyn, NY, Rough Trade

Wednesday 19                                      Toronto, ON, The Rivoli



Friday 12                                Barrowland Ballroom, Glasgow

Saturday 13                            The Telegraph Building, Belfast

Sunday 14                              Olympia Theatre, Dublin

Tuesday 16                            02 Academy, Leeds

Wednesday 17                      City Hall, Newcastle

Thursday 18                           Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Friday 19                                02 Apollo, Manchester

Sunday 21                              02 Academy, Birmingham

Tuesday 23                            Eventim Apollo, London

Thursday 25                           Brighton Centre, Brighton

Friday 26                                02 Guildhall, Southampton

Sunday 28                              Le Bataclan, Paris

Monday 29                             Salle de la Madeleine, Belgium

Tuesday 30                            Capitol, Hannover



Thursday 1                          Mehr! Theatre, Hamburg

Friday 2                                Columbiahalle, Berlin

Sunday 4                             Bratislaba, Slovakia

Tuesday 6                            Halle 622, Zurich

Wednesday 7                      Haus Auensee, Leipzig

Thursday 8                          AFAS Live, Amsterdam

Saturday 10                         Berns, Stockholm

Sunday 11                           Store VEGA, Copenhagen

Tuesday 13                          Palladium, Koln

Wednesday 14                    Bierhuebeli, Switzerland

Friday 16                              Gasometer, Vienna

Saturday 17                         Live Club, Milan

Monday 19                           BARTS, Barcelona

Tuesday 20                          Sala La Riviera, Madrid



Pre-Order Jubilee Road:
Buy/Stream “Half As Good As You”:
Watch the Video “Half As Good As You”:
Buy/Stream single “If You Wanna Love Somebody”:
Buy/Stream album title track “Jubilee Road”:
Watch the Video for “Jubilee Road”:
“If You Wanna Love Somebody” Official Video:
Acoustic “If You Wanna Love Somebody”:

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High res cover art and more available at:
For further information, please contact Sarah Weinstein Dennison in the RCA Publicity department 212-833-5593 [email protected].

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