After reconquering the music world with their brilliant Soldier of Love LP, Sade is set to release a double CD compilation entitled The Ultimate Collection on May 2. In addition to classic Sade songs, the album will also include three new, never-before heard songs including "Moon & The Sky" featuring Jay-Z. The track listing for The Ultimate Collection will be revealed shortly. However, pre-orders of the album begin today at Sade.com.
In related news, Sade also announced the second leg of their ultimate summer tour kicking off on June 16, marking their highly anticipated-return to the world stage in 10 years. Fans who pre-order The Ultimate Collection will have exclusive early access to tickets beginning March 30 in select markets. Tickets go on sale to the public beginning April 2 at Ticketmaster and Live Nation. Sade will be joined on tour by fellow Grammy winner John Legend, performing in top arenas across North America.