14 tracks including 'The Gate'
Utopia is the ninth studio album from the iconic artist Björk, out via One Little Indian Records. The album's artwork was created in collaboration of M/M, Jesse Kanda and James Merry and reflects the records sonic direction; optimism, lightness, utopia.
Of the album she explained to Dazed this Summer that, Maybe thats why it became a utopian theme if were gonna survive not only my personal drama but also the sort of situation the world is in today, weve got to come up with a new plan, If we dont have the dream, were just not gonna change. Especially now, this kind of dream is an emergency.
Björk wrote, produced and recorded the album between Reykjavik and New York, working closely with Arca and writing for, conducting and recruiting a thirteen piece flute orchestra.