Grace Jones Announces First American Album Release in 22 Years
Produced by Jones and Ivor Guest, Hurricane has received widespread praise in the U.K. and Europe where it was released in 2009. The band that plays on the album includes luminaries Brian Eno, Sly & Robbie, and Tricky.
The tracks "Williams' Blood" and "Corporate Cannibal" have emerged as hits overseas as has the video for "Corporate Cannibal" directed by Nick Hooker.
In July 2009, Jones performed in a new show at The Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles and the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. Collaborating with acclaimed Academy Award-winning costume and production designer Eiko Ishioka, Jones debuted songs from the new album for U.S. audiences.