TobyMac’s seventh studio album, The Elements, will release on Oct. 12.
TobyMac started crafting The Elements on the road, writing songs and bringing producers out on tour to collaborate. “The most important thing to me are the concepts, what am I saying to people,” he shared with Billboard. “I’ve got to be going through some life myself and that’s why it takes so long. I have to experience some things, struggle with some things, overcome some things and get in the trenches before I have enough to write about. That’s why it takes me a few years because I want to write about what’s really going on in my life. I find when you write about what’s really happening in life it resonates more with people than fictional stuff.”
The Elements features previously released singles “I just need U.” and “Everything.”