Macy Gray announces ‘Ruby’ for Sept 21st

Macy Gray has announced the September 21st as the official worldwide release date of her tenth studio album, Ruby, via Artistry Music, a Mack Avenue Records imprint. The lead single off the album “Sugar Daddy” is already climbing up the Adult R&B Songs chart and you can watch the Christian Lamb directed video here. The 12-track effort will be available on CD and limited edition ruby red vinyl and across all digital service providers globally.

On the forthcoming set, Gray collaborates with music luminaries that includes guitarist Gary Clark, Jr. and producers Johan Carlsson (Ariana Grande, Maroon 5), Tommy Brown (Jennifer Lopez, Fifth Harmony),Tommy Parker (Janet Jackson, Kelly Rowland). She also enlists fellow platinum singer-songwriter, Meghan Trainor, on the first single “Sugar Daddy” alongside Bianca “Blush” Atterberry, Tommy Brown and Thomas Lumpkins. Media has already chimed in on the single and Ruby, and Idolator states “Macy Gray sizzles on the Meghan Trainor co-penned ‘Sugar Daddy’,” and Billboard enthusiastically adds “…Our eyes are glued and ears are lent to all things Macy Gray.”

Ruby offers fans a slice of soul, blues, jazz, R&B and pop with a Macy Gray twist and it’s a follow-up to her critically acclaimed 2016 jazz covers album, Stripped.


  1. Buddha (featuring Gary Clark, Jr.)
  2. Cold World
  3. Over You
  4. White Man
  5. Tell Me
  6. Sugar Daddy
  7. When It Ends
  8. Just Like Jenny
  9. Jealousy
  10. Shinanigins
  11. But He Loves Me
  12. Witness­­

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