The untitled album is Ariana Grande's fourth studio album. It will be released through Republic Records in 2017/18. The album was recorded starting on May 6, 2016.
Following the release of Grande's third studio album Dangerous Woman on May 20, 2016 which met with positive reviews, Grande confirmed she began working and writing on the album on Snapchat and Twitter in May 2016. Recording sessions began on May 6, 2016.