Example Praises New Mumford & Sons Album 'Babel' As An "Absolute Must Purchase"

24 August 2012, 13:39 | Updated: 24 August 2012, 13:57

The 'Changed The Way You Kiss Me' star says he's listened to the folk band's latest record ahead of its release.

Mumford & Sons have received huge praise from rapper Example about their forthcoming new album 'Babel'.

The 'Kickstarts' star logged onto his Twitter account to reveal he has had the chance to hear the folk band's new record ahead of its release and picked out new song 'Holland Road' as his favourite track.

"Just listened to the new Mumford album the whole way through. Absolute must purchase. Fav tune Holland Road,"

Marcus Mumford and co will release the follow up to 2009's 'Sign No More' on 24th September.

Both artists will also be appearing at the iTunes Festival next month taking to the stage for the month-long series of gigs at the Roundhouse in Camden, London.

Meanwhile, Example is also preparing to release his new single 'Say Nothing' on 16th September with fourth studio album 'The Evolution Of Man' later this year.

The 'Stay Awake' star also recently confirmed details of a new UK headline arena tour which will take place in early 2013.