The Drift Back Tour
with Abby Holliday
About Phillip Phillips
“This album is a love album, but it’s not all happy. Love takes work—you have to stick it out through moments of difficulty to get to the beauty on the other side,” says Albany, Georgia-based singer-songwriter Phillip Phillips of his fourth album, Drift Back, out June 9th, 2023. “The title speaks to me taking a step back to figure things out, and then drifting back to my life and my fans.”
The 10-song album is Phillip’s first in five years, and his first full-length release since becoming a father. It’s a self-reflective record that boasts an assortment of emotive indie-rock, and ethereally anthemic mid-tempo tracks along with Phillip’s signature stirring ballads. Drift Back is produced by Phillip’s longtime producer, the Nashville-based Todd Clark, a trusted collaborator since Phillip’s debut.
Phillip first rose to prominence as the winner of American Idol season 11which set an Idol record when 132 million votes were gathered for the finale, and Phillip was declared the winner. His heartfelt songwriting, ruggedly-warm sensibilities, and his true musicianship wowed millions. Since then, Phillip has emerged a multi-platinum selling recording artist who has released three chart-topping albums, and, along the way, accumulated over 1.1 billion on-demand streams and over...