John Mayer Leaves Columbia Records After 21 Years


John Mayer is parting techniques with Columbia Data, the label which has dispensed his song since 2001.

“I really like song greater than ever, and I consider a few of my easiest paintings nonetheless lies forward,” stated Mayer with the scoop on Instagram. “After 21 years, 8 studio albums, and a few superb non-public and inventive relationships, I’ve made up our minds to not renew my recording settlement with Columbia Data.”

Mayer has launched 8 studio albums, together with his 2001 debut Room For Squares and Continuum in 2006 and his most up-to-date 8th album Sob Rock in 2021, below the Sony Track-owned label. Sob Rock debuted at No. 2 at the Billboard 200 and at No. 1 on Billboard’s Most sensible Albums Gross sales chart.

“Laborious as it’s to mention good-bye,” added Mayer, who’s recently traveling in give a boost to of Sob Rock. “I’m excited to pursue new avenues of creating song, either one of my very own and with different artists.” The singer made no point out of his long term plans, whether or not he plans to move unbiased, or signal with any other label.

In April 2021, it used to be reported that Mayer used to be in talks with Paramount to host a US-based song efficiency and interview display an identical in structure to the United Kingdom song display Later… With Jools Holland on BBC.

On Feb. 24, Mayer printed that he and extra participants of his band reduced in size coronavirus for the 2d time. Mayer at the beginning examined certain for COVID-19 in January 2022, which pressured him to pass over his efficiency with Useless & Corporate on the Taking part in within the Sand Pageant.

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