Archived from on 13 June 2018. Track listing Credits adapted from liner notes. English singer and songwriter has written and recorded songs for his debut studio album 2017 and five studio albums 2011—15 — , , , , and —and has written songs for other singers. . It was the sixth best selling album of 2017 in Mexico. Archived from on 3 June 2017. It is the highest first sales week for a British male artist's debut full-length album since began in 1991, beating 's 2014 which moved 166,000 copies in its first week.
Archived from on 5 June 2017. Select Gold in the Certification field. On 13 May, a day after the album's release, he held a surprise concert at in. Select albums in the Format field. In support of the album, Styles embarked on his first headlining concert tour,. I wanted to do something that sounds like me. Critical reception Professional ratings Aggregate scores Source Rating 6.
Proceeds from both shows were donated to charity. Styles held a similar show at the in on 19 May, and invited 's to perform as a special guest. Critics noted influences by British classic rock and singer-songwriter folk. In support of the album, Styles embarked on his first solo tour, , which ran from September 2017 through to July 2018 and visited , , , , and. However, after performing the song, some fans pointed out that the lyrics seem to refer to being romantically involved with both men and women, leaving many wondering if Styles used the performance as a means to come out as bisexual. Styles performing in as part of in 2018. Selling 67,000 units in its second week, it fell down to number three.
Archived from on 24 January 2019. Archived from on 4 February 2018. Year-end lists Publication List Rank Ref. On 15 May, Harry Styles: Behind the Album was released exclusively on , a 49-minute showing footage from his writing and recording sessions in Jamaica and Los Angeles; The Performances version features a full-length live performance of the album filmed at London's. For the album, Styles worked with producers , , and. Aside from writing material for his debut album, Styles has worked with other artists on songs that have been included on their albums, notably for the boy band One Direction of which he is a member. Harry Styles has historically played coy when asked about his sexuality, but a song he recently performed live for the very first time has given fans some very specific ideas about his love life.
In January 2016, published a report claiming that the group's hiatus would, in fact, become a permanent split, noting that each of the four remaining group members did not renew their contracts following the completion of the in October 2015. The record has been described by various music publications as a collection of , , and. In June, it was confirmed that Styles had signed a recording contract with. According to , it was the ninth best selling album of 2017, with 1 million copies shipped globally. I didn't want to put out my first album and be like, 'He's tried to re-create the Sixties, Seventies, Eighties, Nineties.
Archived from on 29 March 2015. Type Harry Styles in the top right search bar. Title Writer s Producer s Length 1. Asociación Mexicana de Productores de Fonogramas y Videogramas. The album was released on 12 May 2017, through and Styles' own label, Erskine Records.
Archived from on 16 April 2018. The album was Sony Music's biggest global seller in the second quarter of 2017. Styles was the musical guest on every night in the week spanning from 15 to 18 May, and performed in various sketches alongside Corden. He contributed to several songs on Made in the A. The album was ranked number 22 on the list of the top 40 biggest albums of 2017 on the. It was the fourth best selling album by a British artist worldwide in 2017.
Recording sessions for the album took place in a number of locations, including in , , and the Gee Jam Hotel Recording Studio in , , where Styles and his production team had a two-month writing retreat in the autumn of 2016. The album name, artwork, and track list were revealed on 13 April. . . .
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