The Wanted announce details of new album Word of Mouth

22/07/13

The Wanted

The Wanted have announced their third studio album, Word Of Mouth, will be released on 16 September.

The band also told their 1.8 million Twitter followers that a new single will be released.

"#WeOwnTheNight will be out WORLDWIDE on August 11th we're shooting the video this week, can't wait :)," the group tweeted.

Word of Mouth is the follow-up to 2011's Battleground.

Following the announcement band member Nathan Sykes, who recently recovered from throat surgery, tweeted: "So excited to release #wordofmouth!

"We worked really hard on this album to deliver a fresh but familiar sound! Can't wait for u to hear it!!"

His band mate Tom Parker added: "Can't wait for you all to hear #WordOfMouth. Been a long time coming!!".

Recent singles Chasing The Sun, I Found You and Walks Like Rihanna are all set to feature on Word Of Mouth.

Details of the single and album were followed by suggestions of more news from the band.

"Watch this space for a World Tour announcement coming soon," they tweeted.

The five-piece are already set to tour North America with Call Me Maybe singer Carly Rae Jepsen this summer and are set to perform at next month's Teen Choice Awards.

The band have been nominated in the Choice TV Male Reality Star category for their show The Wanted Life which aired on E! last month.

Follow @BBCNewsbeat on Twitter