Grammy Award-winning Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Red Hot Chili Peppers returned recently with the new single ‘Dark Necessities’.
The track is the first song to be released from the Los Angeles-based band’s upcoming 11th studio album, ‘The Getaway’, which was produced by Danger Mouse and mixed by Nigel Godrich.
Red Hot Chili Peppers’ previous album, ‘I’m With You’, was released in 2011 and topped the charts in 18 countries.
One of the most successful acts in rock history, Red Hot Chili Peppers, which is singer Anthony Kiedis, bassist Flea, drummer Chad Smith, and guitarist Josh Klinghoffer, have sold more than 60 million albums, including five multi-platinum LPs, and won six Grammy Awards, including Best Rock Album for ‘Stadium Arcadium’, Best Rock Performance By a Duo or Group for ‘Dani California’, Best Rock Song for ‘Scar Tissue’, and Best Hard Rock Performance With Vocal for ‘Give It Away’.
The band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April 2012.