Ben Harper Performs ‘We Need To Talk About It’ & More On ‘Kimmel’

Watch the singer-songwriter play the song from his upcoming newly confirmed album, ‘Bloodline Maintenance,’ and more.

By Andy Kahn Jun 14, 2022 10:21 am PDT

Ben Harper was the musical guest on Monday’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live. The singer-songwriter performed “We Need To Talk About It” from his newly announced album, Bloodline Maintenance.

Harper also played additional songs as part of an off-air set that was posted online. The bonus performance consisted of the Bloodline Maintenance tracks “Below Sea Level,” “It Ain’t No Use” and “Need To Know Basis.” The official “We Need To Talk About It” single will be released tomorrow. Harper will issue Bloodline Maintenance on July 22.

Watch Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals – percussionist Leon Mobley, drummer Oliver Charles, keyboardist Chris Joyner, guitarist Alex Painter and bassist Darwin Johnson – perform on last night’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live below:

We Need To Talk About It

Bonus Songs

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Bloodline Maintenance Tracklist

  1. Below Sea Level
  2. We Need to Talk About It
  3. Where Did We Go Wrong
  4. Problem Child
  5. Need to Know Basis
  6. It Ain t No Use
  7. More Than Love
  8. Smile at the Mention
  9. Honey Honey
  10. Knew the Day Was Comin
  11. Maybe I Can’t
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