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New Billy Idol Album Due Out in October

LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 31: Singer Billy Idol performs onstage during the 8th Annual MusiCares MAP Fund Benefit at Club Nokia on May 31, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The MusiCares MAP Fund benefit raises resources for the MusiCares MAP Fund, which provides members of the music community access to addiction recovery treatment. More information at
For the first time in nearly ten years, rock rebel Billy Idol is releasing an album full of original material. 

According to a tweet sent out by Idol, the album, titled Kings and Queens of the Underground, is due out in October with initial tracks being released in late summer. The new release will come out on Idol’s BFI Records and is produced by Trevor Horn.

News of the latest Idol music comes on the heels of the highly anticipated release of Idol’s self-written autobiography, ‘Dancing With Myself,’ which is due out Oct. 7.

The three-time Grammy Award nominee is currently on tour in Europe with more worldwide tour dates to be announced in the future. For more details on the tour schedule check out