Rammstein had planned on a major tour in 2020, but as we know the pandemic curtailed those plans. But the group made the best of the situation and it now appears as though a new album will come out of their downtime.
Keyboardist Flake Lorenz told Motor.de (as translated), “The fact that we couldn't perform live increased our creativity. We had more time to think of new things and less distraction. As a result, we recorded a record that we hadn't planned on."