Jack Johnson’s next single will be 'Hope' and is due for release on 1April 14.

The single will be the second release from his number 1 album 'Sleep Through the Static', which has sold over 200,000 copies in the UK to date.

Jack Johnson will also be returning to the UK in July to perform several live dates, including a concert in London's Hyde Park and two dates in Newquay.

The dates are:

July 2008
2, London Hyde Park
3, Birmingham NIA
5, Newquay Watergate Bay
7, Mmanchester MEN Arena

The Newquay location is the same which holds the annual Rip Curl Boardmasters Festival.