Little Mix have announced the release date of their new single Love (Sweet Love) as they shared a glimpse of the track’s stunning artwork on Monday.
The trio – Leigh-Anne Pinnock, 29, Perrie Edwards, 28, and Jade Thirlwall, 28 – revealed that their new track would be available this Friday 3 September, after the celebrating their 10th Anniversary.
Leigh-Anne and Jade teamed up with hitmaker MNEK to write the tune alongside singer-songwriters Lauren Aquilina and Sakima.
Pure gold: Little Mix have announced the September 3 release of single Love (Sweet Love) with Perrie Edwards, 29, Leigh-Anne Pinnock and Jade Thirlwall, both 28, stunning in the artwork
The band, who celebrated 10 years since their formation on The X Factor in 2011 by announcing the release of their next album Between Us earlier this month, look stunning in the artwork for their new single.
Dressed in gold, the pop stars take on the appearance of Greek goddesses in flowing white dresses which left their long legs on show.
Leigh-Anne and Perrie can be seen showing a hint of their baby bumps beneath their loose-fitting attire in the picture, with Perrie welcoming her first child and Leigh-Anne giving birth to twins this month.
Star power: The news comes after the band announced the November release of album Between Us to celebrate 10 years since their formation on The X Factor in 2011 (pictured May)
Hitmaker: Little Mix have teamed up with MNEK to write the track, with Jade saying the singer is ‘like family’ (pictured 2020)
The band can be seen wearing gold crowns on their heads as they sit in a scene decorated with brightly coloured material behind them.
On the new track, Perrie said: ‘We’ve loved being back in the studio this year working on new songs for the upcoming album and can’t wait for everyone to hear what we’ve cooked up!’
Jade added: ‘MNEK is family to us, so it’s always a joy to write with him, and Lauren and Sakima joining the mix proved to be very welcome!’
Baby joy! August has been a busy month for the girls with Perrie welcoming a baby with footballer beau Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
Meanwhile, Leigh-Anne said: ‘We are so excited for Love (Sweet Love) to be the first single released from Between Us. We loved shooting the video for this song, it feels like a real moment and we can’t wait to share it.’
The girls recently celebrated 10 years of Little Mix after they were formed on The X Factor in 2011 following their auditions as solo singers.
They announced they would be releasing their upcoming album Between Us in November.
Cute couple: Leigh-Anne and Andre Gray revealed they were having a baby together in May, six days before her bandmate Perrie Edwards also revealed she was expecting
Baby news! Meanwhile Leigh-Anne shocked her fans last Monday as she revealed she’d welcomed TWINS with fiancé Andre
August has been a busy month for the band, with Perrie and her footballer beau Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain welcoming their first child together earlier this month.
Just days later Leigh-Anne announced she and her football player boyfriend Andre Gray had welcomed twins to the world.
Meanwhile, their former bandmate Jesy Nelson who has been teasing her solo music after leaving Little Mix in December, has reportedly delayed the release of her debut single so P Diddy can appear in her video.
‘It will be worth the wait’: Elsewhere Former Little Mix star Jesy Nelson, 30, has delayed the release of her debut single Boyz after P Diddy said he wanted to appear in its music video
New music incoming: After leaving Little Mix, Jesy signed a solo record deal with Polydor Records and her debut single Boyz will be released in early September
The 30-year-old singer’s upcoming chart-topper Boyz will sample the hip-hop veteran’s hit Bad Boy For Life, and now the 51-year-old wants to be in its promo, according to The Sun.
‘Boyz has been pushed back by a couple of weeks due to unforeseen circumstances but it now means that P Diddy himself will make a cameo in the clip, which is incredible for Jesy,’ an insider said.
‘Jesy is determined for everything to be perfect and won’t cut corners when it comes to the release.
‘The delay is not ideal as they had already started teasing the track on her socials, but Jesy and the team are making things work. Jesy is making the final touches to the video and it will be worth the wait.’
Dream team: The singer’s upcoming chart-topper Boyz will sample the hip-hop veteran’s hit Bad Boy For Life, and now the rapper has said he wants to be in its promo (pictured in 2018)