Chase and Status' new single, Hitz, featuring popular UK rapper Tinie Tempah, will be released on July 17th 2011 and is their sixth single from their second album, 'No More Idols' released in January through Mercury Records.
Chase and Status are a London-based electronic group, consisting of Saul Milton and Will Kennard. They have had three Top 10 singles, including Let You Go and End Credits, which featured rapper Plan B; they have also helped to produce Rihanna's album Rated R and Alexandra Burke's album Overcome. They have also remixed popular songs, including Jay-Z's D.O.A (Death of Auto-Tune) and The Prodigy's Invaders Must Die.
Their album No More Idols also includes collaborations from Cee-Lo Green and Dizzee Rascal. They will also be performing at many UK festivals, including:
24th June Glastonbury Festival
2nd July Wireless Festival
8th July Wakestock
9th July T In The Park
30th July Global Gathering
20th August V Festival
21st August V Festival
3rd September Norfolk Spectacular
4th September Bingley Music Live
They also embark on a UK tour, with tour dates as follows:
6th October Birmingham 02 Academy (SOLD OUT)
7th October Leicester De Montfort Hall
8th October Southend Cliff Pavillion (SOLD OUT)
10th October Bournemouth 02 Academy (SOLD OUT)
11th October Portsmouth Guildhall
13th October Liverpool University
14th October London Brixton 02 Academy (SOLD OUT)
15th October Swindon Oasis Leisure Centre
17th October Leeds 02 Academy
18th October Newcastle 02 Academy
20th October Sheffield 02 Academy (SOLD OUT)
21st October Glasgow 02 Academy
22nd October Manchester 02 Apollo (SOLD OUT)
'Smalls Change (Meditations Upon Ageing)' arrives in April.
The two awards have made for a great 72nd birthday present for the country music icon.