King Animal is the sixth studio album by American rock band Soundgarden. The album was released on November 13, 2012, by Seven Four Entertainment and Republic Records in the United States and Vertigo Records in the rest of the world. Produced by both the band and Adam Kasper, the album is the band's first in sixteen years, and the first not to be released on A&M Records since 1988's Ultramega OK. However, Republic, Vertigo and A&M are all owned by Universal Music Group. It is also the last album to feature founding singer and rhythm guitarist Chris Cornell, who died suddenly in May 2017 after performing a show with the band.
King Animal is the sixth studio album by the American rock band Soundgarden,released on November 13, 2012 on Seven Four Entertainment/Republic Records It is the band's first original album in 16 years, and the first not on A&M Records since 1988's Ultramega OK.