Lana Del Rey’s new album ‘Norman Fucking Rockwell!’ is out

She also dropped a video for “Doin’ Time.”

After months of nail-biting anticipation following a scrapped March album release date, Lana Del Rey fans can finally breathe easy: Her new album Norman Fucking Rockwell! has been released earlier today.

The album, mostly written and produced by Jack Antonoff and Del Rey, enhances her pensive aesthetic with the sounds of 70s singer-songwriters like Leonard Cohen and Joni Mitchell. Beyond the collage of 60s soft rock and piano ballads, Norman Fucking Rockwell! is arguably Del Rey’s most upfront album yet.

The instrumentation—mostly despondent piano chords and the occasional warbling synthesizer, are kept to a minimum to heighten the intimacy of Del Rey’s vocals. On “Happiness is a Butterfly,” she uses a metaphor of murder for love: “If he’s a serial killer, then what’s the worst / That can happen to a girl who’s already hurt? / I’m already hurt.”

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Also out is a music video for album cut and Sublime cover “Doin’ Time,” which features the songstress as a giant in a 50s monster movie who wreaks havoc on the city, drinking from water towers and pulling palm trees out from the ground.

Del Rey previously dropped a video for album cuts “Fuck it I Love You,” and “The Greatest.” She also released the non-album track “Looking for America,” a tribute to the victims of recent mass shootings in the United States.

Listen to Norman Fucking Rockwell! below:

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And watch the video for “Doin’ Time” here:

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