Trevor Jackson debuts new single “Me Likey”

23 Jul

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Trevor Jackson has debuted his new single online.

The R&B artist posted the official audio for “Me Likey” – featuring Kirko Bangz – to his official YouTube page on Wednesday (July 23, 2014).

The track was co-written and produced by The Stereotypes, who have also worked with John Legend [Columbia Records], Stacy Barthe [Motown Records], Justin Bieber [Island Records] and Chris Brown [RCA Records].

Previous release “Good Girl, Bad Girl” – co-written by Ne-Yo and produced by Jim Jonsin – is now available for download via iTunes (US).

Trevor Jackson’s upcoming as-yet-untitled project is expected to hit online outlets later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

Jacob Latimore unveils “Heartbreak Heard Around the World” music video

23 Jul

Jacob Latimore

Jacob Latimore has unveiled the music video for his new single online.

“Heartbreak Heard Around the World” – featuring T-Pain – is lifted from the artist’s upcoming project with Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The track was co-written by Johnta Austin, whose notable credits include Mariah Carey’s “We Belong Together” [Def Jam Recordings] and Melanie Fiona’s “This Time” [Republic Records].

Production duties were handled by Martin Johnson and Robert Shea Taylor, whose extensive resume includes works for Beyonce [Columbia Records], Sia [RCA Records] and Lianne La Havas [Atlantic Records].

Watch the music video for “Heartbreak Heard Around the World” below.

Pharrell Williams, Miley Cyrus unleash “Come Get It Bae” music video

23 Jul

Pharrell Williams

Pharrell Williams has unleashed the music video for his new single online.

“Come Get it Bae” – featuring Miley Cyrus – marks the third promotional single from the singer, songwriter and record producer’s latest album, “G I R L,” out now via Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.

The collection also features previous releases “Happy” and “Marilyn Monroe,” as well as further guest appearances from Justin Timberlake (“Brand New”), Daft Punk (“Gust of Wind”) and Alicia Keys (“Know Who You Are”).

In related news, Pharrell has confirmed songwriting and production placements on the next releases by Usher [RCA Records], Tori Kelly [Capitol Records], Elijah Blake [Def Jam Recordings], Stacy Barthe [Motown Records], Lauriana Mae [Atlantic Records] and Leah LaBelle [Epic Records].

Watch the Fatima Robinson-choreographed clip below.

Becky Hill releases “Caution to the Wind” music video

23 Jul

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Becky Hill has released the music video for her new single online.

“Caution to the Wind” marks the first promotional single from the British singer/songwriter’s upcoming debut album on Warner Music Group / Parlophone Records.

The track was produced by Two Inch Punch, who is also responsible for Sam Smith’s “Money on My Mind” [Capitol Records], Ella Eyre’s “Deeper” [Virgin EMI Records] and Jessie Ware’s “Tough Love” [Island Records].

As previously reported, the as-yet-untitled debut LP by Becky Hill is said to feature further contributions from MNEK (Kylie Minogue, Joel Compass), Autumn Rowe (Leona Lewis, Jesse McCartney), Toby Gad (Carly Rae Jepsen, Justin Bieber) and Iain James (Olly Murs, Little Mix).

Watch the music video for “Caution to the Wind” below.

MNEK premieres “Wrote a Song About You” music video

23 Jul

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MNEK has premiered the music video for his new single online.

“Wrote a Song About You” marks the second promotional single from the British singer, songwriter, and record producer’s upcoming debut album on Universal Music Group / Virgin EMI Records.

The track follows previous release “Every Little Word,” which peaked at number thirty six on the UK R&B Singles Chart. Other songs slotted for inclusion on the still-untitled LP are “Don’t Call This Love” and “In Your Clouds.”

Fans of MNEK’s songwriting and production work should look out for the next releases by Becky Hill [Parlophone Records], Joel Compass [Polydor Records] and Neon Jungle [RCA Records].

Watch the Ruff Mercy-directed clip for “Wrote a Song About You” below.

Alex and Sierra reveal debut album “It’s About Us” artwork

13 Jul

It's About Us

Alex and Sierra have revealed the artwork for their upcoming debut album.

The pop duo christened their debut collection “It’s About Us” and will release it later this year via Syco Music / Columbia Records.

Lead single “Scarecrow” – written by group members Alex Kinsey and Sierra Deaton along with Martin Johnson and Sam Hollander – is now available for download via iTunes (US).

“It’s About Us” is said to feature further songwriting contributions from Sam Watters (Zendaya, Keri Hilson), John Legend (Keyshia Cole, Laura Welsh) and Ruth-Anne Cunningham (Pixie Lott, Britney Spears).

On the production front, Alex and Sierra have teamed up with Toby Gad (Natasha Bedingfield, Candice Glover), John Shanks (Lea Michele, Christina Perri) and Julian Bunetta (One Direction, Fifth Harmony).

Watch the music video for “Scarecrow” below.

Becky Hill announces new single “Caution to the Wind”

12 Jul

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Becky Hill has announced the title of her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter – born Rebecca Claire Hill – dubbed “Caution to the Wind” as the lead single from her upcoming debut album.

The track was produced by Two Inch Punch, who is also responsible for Jessie Ware’s “Tough Love” [Island Records], Sam Smith’s “Money on My Mind” [Capitol Records] and Ella Eyre’s “Deeper” [Virgin EMI Records].

Hills previously provided guest vocals on hit singles “Afterglow” by Wilkinson [Virgin EMI Records], “Powerless” by Rudimental [Black Butter Records] and “Gecko (Overdrive)” by Oliver Heldens [Polydor Records].

Her highly-anticipated debut LP is scheduled for release later this year via Warner Music Group / Parlophone Records.

Among the musicians backing Hill on as-yet-untitled collection are MNEK, Autumn Rowe, Toby Gad, Iain James, Adam Argyle, and TMS.

Watch the music video for Rudimental’s “Powerless” below.

RoccStar unveils artwork for debut album “Rokit Science”

12 Jul

Rockit Science

RoccStar has unveiled the official artwork for his upcoming debut album.

The singer, songwriter, rapper and record producer – born Leon Youngblood, Jr. – christened his debut album “Rokit Science” and will release it later this year.

In case you didn’t know, RoccStar is known for co-writing and producing Chris Brown’s “Fine China” [RCA Records], Jennifer Lopez’s “Acting Like That” [Capitol Records] and K Koke’s “Lay Down Your Weapons” [RCA Records].

His resume also includes works for Usher [RCA Records], Beyoncé [Columbia Records], CeeLo Green [Atlantic Records], Prince Royce [Sony Music Latin], Jennifer Hudson [RCA Records] and Sevyn Streeter [Atlantic Records].

Watch the music video for “Confidence” below.

Moko unwraps new mini-album “Gold” credits

12 Jul

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Moko has unwrapped the songwriting credits for her upcoming mini-album.

The British singer/songwriter – born Diane Nadia Adu-Gyamfi – is scheduled to release “Gold” in the UK via Virgin EMI Records / MTA Records.

Lead single “Your Love” was co-written by Karen Poole, whose recent credits include Kylie Minogue’s “Fine” [Parlophone Records], Nina Nesbitt’s “Mr. C” [Island Records] and Lily Allen’s “Take My Place” [Parlophone Records].

Production duties on “Your Love” were handled by Chase & Status, who have also worked with the likes of Rihanna [SRP Records], Liam Bailey [Buddha Records] and Rita Ora [Columbia Records].

“Gold” – which serves as follow-up to 2013’s “Black” – is confirmed to boast productions and songwriting contributions from Benjamin “Two Inch Punch” Ash (Ella Eyre, Jessie Ware) and Niara Scarlett (Girls Aloud, Danity Kane).

Peep the tracklisting and songwriting credits for “Gold” below.

“Your Love”
Written By: (Diane Nadia Adu-Gyamfi / Karen Poole / Saul Milton / William Kennard).

“Ceremony”
Written By: (Diane Nadia Adu-Gyamfi / Tom Paterson / Sam Stubbings).

“With You”
Written By: (Diane Nadia Adu-Gyamfi / Niara Scarlett / Benjamin Ash).

“Missing Love”
Written By: (Diane Nadia Adu-Gyamfi / Luke Osborne / Sam Stubbings).

Iggy Azalea unwraps “Black Widow” official artwork

11 Jul

Black Widow

Iggy Azalea has unwrapped the artwork for her new single online.

“Black Widow” – featuring Rita Ora – marks the fifth promotional single from the Australian artist’s debut album, “The New Classic,” out now via Universal Music Group / Island Records.

The track was co-written by Sarah Hudson and Katy Perry, whose resume includes works for Britney Spears (“Passenger”), Kelly Clarkson (“I Don’t Hook Up”) and Lesley Roy (“Slow Goodbye”).

Production duties were handled by Stargate and Benny Blanco, who are also responsible for Lea Michele’s “Cannonball” [Columbia Records], Rihanna’s “Diamonds” [SRP Records] and Jessie J’s “Thunder” [Republic Records].

Listen to “Black Widow” below.

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