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Leona Lewis snags Leah McFall, Jim Eliot for new album

25 Nov

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British singer/songwriter Leona Lewis has added Leah McFall and Jim Eliot to the list of contributors for her upcoming fifth album.

McFall was a runner-up on the second series of the BBC talent show The Voice. Her debut hit single “Home” was co-written and produced by will.i.am along with Jean Baptiste Kouame, Michael McHenry and Ryan “DJ Replay” Buendia.

Meanwhile, Eliot is known for co-writing and producing songs for the likes of Kylie Minogue (“All the Lovers”), Olly Murs (“Heart Skips a Beat”), Will Young (“Jealousy”) and Ellie Goulding (“Anything Could Happen”).

As previously reported, Lewis is expected to drop her new studio collection during the first quarter of 2015 via Universal Music Group / Island Records.

The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2013’s “Christmas, With Love,” which peaked at number thirteen on the UK Albums Chart.

Other songwriters and producers backing Lewis on the highly-anticipated LP are Toby Gad, Autumn Rowe, Steve Booker, Becky Hill, Wayne Wilkins, Anne Preven, Jon Levine, Stephan Moccio, Diane Warren, Jesse Shatkin and TMS.

Watch the music video for Leah McFall’s “Home” below.

Leona Lewis collaborates with TMS for new album

19 Nov

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Leona Lewis has collaborated with TMS for her upcoming album.

The British songwriting and production team consists of members Peter “Merf” Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn and Thomas “Froe” Barnes.

Notable credits by TMS include Sigma’s “Changing” f/ Paloma Faith [All Around the World Limited], Madison Beer’s “Melodies” [Island Records] and Professor Green’s “Read All About It” f/ Emeli Sande [Virgin EMI Records].

Their extensive resume also includes works for Little Mix [Columbia Records], Bridgit Mendler [Hollywood Records], Ella Eyre [Virgin EMI Records], Jessie J [Republic Records] and Rebecca Ferguson [Syco Music].

Meanwhile, Lewis is expected to release her fifth studio collection during the first quarter of 2015 via Universal Music Group / Island Records.

The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2013’s “Christmas, With Love,” which peaked at number thirteen on the UK Albums Chart.

Other songwriters and producers backing Lewis on the highly-anticipated LP are Toby Gad, Autumn Rowe, Steve Booker, Becky Hill, Wayne Wilkins, Anne Preven, Jon Levine, Stephan Moccio, Diane Warren, and Jesse Shatkin.

Watch the music video for “One More Sleep” below.

Melissa Steel hits the studio with MNEK for debut album

17 Nov

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British singer/songwriter Melissa Steel has teamed up with fellow artist MNEK for her upcoming debut album.

Notable songwriting and / or production credits by MNEK include Karen Harding’s “Say Something” [Capitol Records], Becky Hill’s “Losing” [Parlophone Records] and Tanika’s “Bad 4 U” [Tim & Danny Music].

The hitmaker – born Uzoechi Emenike – also confirmed placements on the next projects by Madonna [Interscope Records], Jojo [Atlantic Records], Little Mix [Columbia Records] and Tamera Foster [Syco Music].

As previously reported, Steel’s first studio collection is expected to be released during the first quarter of 2015 via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The still-untitled projects boasts further collaborations with Tre Jean-Marie (Kylie Minogue, Wretch 32), Autumn Rowe (Kelis, Joel Compass), Di Genius (Krishane, Maverick Sabre) and Janee Bennett (Jess Glynne, Clean Bandit).

Lead single “Kisses for Breakfast” – featuring dancehall star Popcaan – peaked at number ten on the UK Singles Chart.

Steel’s next collaboration is in the form of Blonde’s current single “I Loved You,” which will be available for download from November 21 via iTunes (UK) in partnership with Parlophone Records.

Watch the music video for MNEK’s “In Your Clouds” below.

Leona Lewis drafts Becky Hill, Toby Gad for new album

16 Nov

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British singer/songwriter Leona Lewis has drafted Becky Hill and Toby Gad for her upcoming fifth album.

Hill’s songwriting resume include “Gecko (Overdrive)” by Oliver Heldens [Polydor Records] and “All I See” by Bondax f/ Tanya Lacey [Relentless Records]. Her current single “Losing” is now available for download via iTunes.

Meanwhile, Gad’s songwriting and / or production credits include “Holding On to Heaven” by Foxes [RCA Records], “I Wish You Were Here” by Colbie Caillat [Republic Records] and “All of Me” by John Legend [Columbia Records].

As previously reported, Lewis will release her next studio collection via Universal Music Group / Island Records. The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2013’s “Christmas, With Love,” which featured hit single “One More Sleep.”

In addition to Hill and Gad, the “Bleeding Love” star also teamed up with songwriters and producers Stephan Moccio, Autumn Rowe, Jon Levine, Diane Warren, Jesse Shatkin, Anne Preven, Steve Booker and Wayne Wilkins.

Watch the music video for Becky Hill’s “Losing” below.

Leona Lewis hits the studio with Wayne Wilkins for new album

4 Nov

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Leona Lewis has added songwriter and record producer Wayne Wilkins to the list of contributors for her upcoming fifth studio album.

Wilkins previously co-wrote “Take a Bow” for Lewis along with Ryan “Alias” Tedder, Sam Watters and Louis Biancaniello.

More recent songwriting and production credits by Wilkins include Cheryl’s “Crazy Stupid Love” [Polydor Records], Neon Jungle’s “Can’t Stop the Love” [RCA Records] and Cassie Davis’ “No More” [Sony Music Australia].

Meanwhile, the highly-anticipated new album by Lewis is expected to be released in early 2015 via Universal Music Group / Island Records.

The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2013’s “Christmas, with Love,” which peaked at number thirteen on the UK Albums Chart.

Other album contributors include Jesse Shatkin (Dido, Kylie Minogue), Autumn Rowe (Joel Compass, Karen Harding), Stephan Moccio (Celine Dion, Miley Cyrus) and Diane Warren (Beyonce, Paloma Faith).

Watch the music video for “Run” below.

Melissa Steel collaborates with Autumn Rowe, Di Genius

11 Oct

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Melissa Steel is making new music with Autumn Rowe and Di Genius.

Notable production credits by Di Genius include Katy B’s “Little Red Light” [Columbia Records], Maverick Sabre’s “Emotion (Ain’t Nobody)” [Island Records] and Nelly Furtado’s “Don’t Leave Me” [Interscope Records].

Meanwhile, Rowe is responsible for co-writing hit singles “Swagger Jagger” by Cher Lloyd [Syco Music], “30 Days” by The Saturdays [Polydor Records] and “Good Girl” by Alexis Jordan [Roc Nation / Columbia Records].

As previously reported, Steel will release her upcoming first studio album via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

Lead single “Kisses for Breakfast” – featuring Popcaan – peaked at number ten on the UK Singles Chart.

Next promotional cut “Drunk and Incapable” – which is a duet with label mate Krishane – is scheduled to hit digital outlets in the UK from October 12.

Watch an exclusive live performance of “Kisses for Breakfast” below.

Karen Harding hits the studio with Autumn Rowe

8 Oct

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Karen Harding is making music with Autumn Rowe.

Rowe recently co-wrote “Sexy Love” for Kylie Minogue along with Wayne Hector, Mich “Cutfather” Hansen, Daniel Davidsen and Peter Wallevik. The track is lifted from Minogue’s latest album, “Kiss Me Once.”

Some of Rowe’s other notable credits are “Superbad” by Jesse McCartney [Eight0Eight Records], “30 Days” by The Saturdays [Polydor Records] and “Only When You’re Close” by Zendaya [Hollywood Records].

Meanwhile, Harding is currently recording her upcoming debut project under Method Records in partnership with Capitol Records.

Current single “Say Something” – produced by MNEK – will be available for download from November 09 via iTunes (UK).

Other musicians backing Harding on the still-untitled project are Richard “Biff” Stannard (Leona Lewis, Ella Henderson), Ash Howes (One Direction, Ellie Goulding) and Fred Ball (Nicola Roberts, Pixie Lott).

Watch the music video for “Say Something” below.

Joel Compass hits the studio with Autumn Rowe

30 Sep

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Joel Compass is making new music with Autumn Rowe.

There’s been no word on what the pair worked on last night, or whether the session was intended for another artist or Compass’ debut album.

Rowe’s extensive resume includes works for Leona Lewis [Island Records], Tanika [Capitol Records], Sinead Harnett [Virgin EMI Records], One Direction [Columbia Records] and Rebecca Ferguson [Syco Music].

Some of her notable songwriting credits include “Sexy Love” by Kylie Minogue [Parlophone Records], “Only When You’re Close” by Zendaya [Hollywood Records] and “30 Days” by The Saturdays [Polydor Records].

Compass, meanwhile, is scheduled to release his first studio collection “Science” in early 2015 via Outsiders Recorded Music Limited / Polydor Records.

Current single “Girlfriends” – helmed by Compass, Nicola Roberts, Amanda Ghost and Miranda Cooper along with Jason Pebworth, George Astasio and Jon Shave of Invisible Men – is now available for download via iTunes (UK).

He also co-wrote and produced “Kicks” for FKA Twigs. The track appears on the British songbird’s debut album, “LP1,” out now via Yung Turks Recordings.

Watch the music video for “Girlfriends” below.

Becky Hill debuts new single “Losing”

12 Sep

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Becky Hill has debuted her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter posted the audio clip for “Losing” to her official YouTube page on Thursday (September 11, 2014).

The track was produced by MNEK, whose credits include Gorgon City’s “Ready for Your Love” [Virgin EMI Records], Rudimental’s “Baby” [Atlantic Records] and Oliver Heldens’ “Gecko (Overdrive)” [Parlophone Records].

Hill’s as-yet-untitled debut album is expected to be released later this year via Warner Music Group / Parlophone Records.

The upcoming LP is confirmed to yield further alliances with TMS (Olly Murs, Emeli Sande), Iain James (Nicola Roberts, Tamera Foster), Two Inch Punch (Lianne La Havas, Ella Eyre) and Autumn Rowe (Kwabs, Sinead Harnett).

Listen to “Losing” – available for download from 9 November – below.

Sinead Harnett hits the studio with Chris Loco

12 Sep

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Sinead Harnett has recently recorded new material with Chris Loco.

The British hitmaker – born Chris Crowhurst – is known for co-writing and producing works for Ella Eyre [Virgin EMI Records], Laura Welsh [Polydor Records], Emeli Sande [Capitol Records] and Kwabs [Atlantic Records].

Some of his notable credits include “Lullaby” by Professor Green f/ Tori Kelly [Virgin EMI Records], “Fine” by Kylie Minogue [Parlophone Records] and “Shine Ya Light” by Rita Ora [Roc Nation / Columbia Records].

Harnett, meanwhile, is currently working on her upcoming first studio collection, which is expected to be released in early 2015 via Virgin EMI Records.

The still-untitled LP serves as the follow-up to 2014 EP “N.O.W,” which spawned two smash singles in the shape of “Never Too Far” and “Paradise.”

In addition to Loco, Harnett’s debut album reportedly boasts further contributions from Justin Parker (Ellie Goulding, Mikky Ekko), Autumn Rowe (Cher Lloyd, The Saturdays) and Mojam (Jess Glynne, Leona Lewis).

Watch a live performance of “Paradise” below.

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