Sparro announced his second album, Return to Paradise, on his newly redesigned website. It was described as being inspired by soul and funk from the late seventies and early eighties. A new video premiered, featuring a new track from the album. In January 2012, “The Shallow End.” It is “compiled of home video footage of the making of the record and was filmed in LA, New York, London and Spain.” The album will be out in Spring 2012, accompanied by tours in the United States and Australia. A video was filmed for the upcoming track, “Happiness”.