Multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated quintet OneRepublic release their new single, “Kids” today on Interscope Records / Universal Music Canada. “Kids” is available for streaming and digital download here. The track was produced by Ryan Tedder and Brett Kutzle and recorded in Tokyo, Japan and Mexico City, Mexico. “Kids” will be featured on the band’s fourth studio album which will be released later this year.
Earlier this week it was announced that OneRepublic will help the NFL kick off its 97th season with a performance at the “2016 NFL KICKOFF PRESENTED BY HYUNDAI.” OneRepublic will perform live at the Civic Center Park in Denver, CO on Thursday, September 8.
“Kids” is the second single to be released from OneRepublic’s upcoming fourth album. The album will be the follow-up to OneRepublic’s 2013 album NATIVE, which debuted at No. 4 on the Billboard Top 200 chart and has sold over five million units worldwide. It produced the hit singles “If I Lose Myself”, “Feel Again”, “Love Runs Out”, “I Lived”, and “Counting Stars”, which reached No. 1 in 54 countries and has sold over 10 million downloads.
OneRepublic, which is Tedder, guitarist Zach Filkins, drummer Eddie Fisher, guitarist Drew Brown, and bassist Brent Kutzle, released their debut album DREAMING OUT LOUDin 2007. The album included the smash single “Apologize”, which shattered digital sales and airplay records worldwide and received a Grammy nomination. The band’s second album, 2009’s WAKING UP, produced three singles: “All the Right Moves”, “Secrets”, and “Good Life”. Tedder is also a Grammy-winning songwriter and producer who has worked with such artists as Taylor Swift, Adele, Beyoncé, U2, Ellie Goulding, Maroon 5 and many others.