The Black is the fourth studio album by English metalcore band Asking Alexandria. It was released on 25 March 2016, and is their first and only album to feature second lead vocalist Denis Shaforostov, who replaced original lead vocalist Danny Worsnop. Worsnop returned to the band in October of 2016. It was preceded by the singles "I Won't Give In" released on 26 May 2015, "Undivided" released on 25 September 2015, and the album's eponymous track "The Black" released on 2 February 2016. The first song on the album, "Let It Sleep", was released on 3 March 2016, with a music video for the track being released the following day.