Kanye West announces 'Jesus Is Born' album will be released on Christmas

What You Need to Know: Kanye West

Kanye West has announced another album is on the way this year.

"Sunday Service album, 'Jesus is Born,' on Christmas is coming," he told Lowe, Billboard reported.

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The news came as part of a wide-ranging interview with Zane Lowe on Beats 1 Radio.

"Sunday Service" references West's musical performances, which include his music backed by a choir. His wife, Kim Kardashian West, has said the service is a musical ministry.

West's Christian album, "Jesus is King," has yet to be released after multiple delays. It is set to be out on Friday.