Available May 1st
"I always make lush albums, which I adore," says Wainwright. "But I've made enough of 'em for now." So he called in studio ace (and old New York buddy) Mark Ronson to help him leave behind the lavish, operatic productions of his last few albums in favor of sturdy pop and R&B grooves courtesy of a killer band, including members of Brooklyn's retro-soul crew the Dap-Kings.
Hear Rufus Wainwright's 'Montauk' below.