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Tyler, the Creator Announces New Album, 'IGOR'

'IGOR' is set to drop May 17

Two years removed from 2017's GRAMMY-nominated Flower Boy, Tyler, the Creator has announced his fifth studio album, IGOR. 

The album is slated for release on May 17.

Prior to this announcement, Tyler released a handful of album snippets on Twitter and YouTube.

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The snippets recall sounds closer to his third studio album, 2015's Cherry Bomb.

Read more: How Tyler's Flower Boy bloomed to create space for everyone.

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