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Katie Melua is back on track with new album and upcoming tour

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Katie Melua. (PHOTO: Gallo Images/Getty Images)
Katie Melua. (PHOTO: Gallo Images/Getty Images)

She’s loved for her velvety smooth voice and mesmerising live performances. And now Katie Melua is set to release her eighth studio album, featuring her brand-new track, A Love Like That. We spoke to the 35-year-old multi-platinum-selling artist about her latest release and more.

What’s the meaning behind A Love Like That?

The song is asking that timeless question about mad love – “How do you make a love like that last?” But before it became about a couple it was about my relationship with work and the stamina required to keep being an artist in this industry.

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