Following the final stop on her tour at the Forum in Los Angeles on Sunday night, Ariana Grande celebrated her 100th show by dropping her live album k bye for now (swt live).
The 32-track collection, which was recorded during her “Sweetener World Tour,” kicks off with “raindrops (an angel cried”) and features live recordings from 2018’s Sweetener and this year’s thank u, next including “break up with your girlfriend, i’m bored,” “7 rings,” and “no tears left to cry.” In addition to appearances from Big Sean, Nicki Minaj, and Childish Gambino, there are also mini tributes to two of Ariana’s favorite artists, Imogen Heap and India.Arie.
“a little something to thank u for everything and to make saying goodbye to this chapter a lil easier love u,” tweeted Ariana, who launched her global tour in March.
a little something to thank u for everything and to make saying goodbye to this chapter a lil easier
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) December 23, 2019
Grande previously teased the live album on social media earlier this month, but kept the release date under wraps.
After an epic 2019, next year is looking bright for the pop powerhouse, who is nominated for five awards at next month’s Grammys including Album of the Year for thank u, next and Record of the Year for “7 rings.”
Stream k bye for now (swt live) below.