Rozzi Crane has confirmed the title for her upcoming second EP.
The singer/songwriter christened her next mini-collection “Time” and will release it later this year through 222 Records and Interscope Records.
Crane’s previous EP “Space” – featuring singles “Psycho” and “Crazy Ass Bitch” – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.
“Space” also spawned alliances with Sam Martin (David Guetta), Ester Dean (Nicki Minaj), Mike Elizondo (Gwen Stefani), Ali Tamposi (Ciara), Ryan Tedder (Beyonce), Noel Zancanella (Ellie Goulding) and Oren Yoel (Miley Cyrus).
On the songwriting front, Crane has penned “Collect My Love” for electronic music duo The Knocks along with Autumn Rowe and group members Ben “B-Roc” Ruttner and James “JPatt” Patterson.
Watch the music video for “Psycho” below.
The Knocks have shared the music video for their new single online.
The American electronic music duo – composed of Benjamin “B-Roc” Ruttner and James “JPatt” Patterson – posted the visual clip for “Collect My Love” to their official YouTube channel on Thursday (August 27, 2015).
“Collect My Love” – boasting guest vocals from Alex Newell – was co-written by Interscope recording artist Rozzi Crane along with Autumn Rowe, whose other credits include Little Mix (“Red Plant”), Leona Lewis (“Collide”), Zendaya (“Only When You’re Close”) and Kylie Minogue (“Sexy Love”).
The Knocks’ latest mini-collection “So Classic” – featuring previous promotional cut “Classic” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Warner Music Group imprint Big Beat Records.
Watch the music video for “Collect My Love” below.
British singer/songwriter Melissa Steel has added Cass Lowe to the list of contributors for her upcoming debut album.
Lowe recently co-produced and co-wrote “All Cried Out” for UK house duo Blonde along with Rachel “Raye” Keen and Lucas Secon. The Alex Newell-assisted track peaked to number four on the UK Singles Chart.
Other notable credits by Lowe include Cheryl’s “Coming Up for Air” f/ Joel Compass [Polydor], Sinead Harnett’s “Anywhere But Here” [Virgin EMI], Grades’ “King” [Warner Bros] and Kwabs’ “Love + War” [Atlantic].
Meanwhile, Steel is expected to release her first studio collection later this year through Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.
Current single “You Love Me?” – available for download from September 11 via iTunes (UK) – was co-written by ROMANS (John Legend, Mary J. Blige) and produced by Rodney Jerkins (Ariana Grande, Tori Kelly).
The still-untitled project reportedly boasts additional alliances with Bless Beats (Tinie Tempah, Sasha Keable), Jin Jin (AlunaGeorge, Janelle Monae), Knox Brown (Usher, Jess Glynne), Autumn Rowe (Zendaya, Bea Miller), Di Genius (Krishane, Lianne La Havas) and Chris Loco (Rita Ora, Kylie Minogue).
Watch the music video for “You Love Me?” below.
Fleur East has teamed up with Autumn Rowe for her upcoming debut album.
Among the artists Rowe previously collaborated with are Zendaya [Hollywood], Kacy Hill [G.O.O.D. Music], Dua Lipa [Warner Bros], Karen Harding [Capitol], Melissa Steel [Atlantic], Tanika [Virgin EMI] and Joel Compass [Polydor].
Her notable songwriting credits include “Happiness” by Alexis Jordan [Roc Nation], “Collide” by Leona Lewis [Syco Music], “Paper Doll” by Bea Miller [Hollywood] and “Fire” by Alexandra Burke [RCA].
Meanwhile, East is scheduled to release her first studio collection later this year through Simon Cowell’s Sony imprint Syco Music.
The still-untitled project features additional alliances with Iain James (Craig David, Emeli Sande), Ina Wroldsen (Labrinth, Calvin Harris), Ed Drewett (Olly Murs, Sinead Harnett) and Camille Purcell (Cheryl, Ella Henderson).
Watch the music video for “If I Don’t Have You” below.
Kacy Hill has announced the title for her upcoming debut EP.
The British singer/songwriter christened her first mini-collection “Bloo” and will release it later this year.
“Bloo” reportedly features alliances with Tourist (Jessie Ware, Lianne La Havas), Autumn Rowe (Dua Lipa, Bea Miller), Two Inch Punch (Years & Years, Sam Smith) and Matthew Burns (Ellie Goulding, Charli XCX).
As mentioned in earlier posts, Hill has signed a record deal with Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music. The urban label also houses artists and producers including John Legend, Big Sean, Jeff Bhasker, Teyana Taylor, and No I.D.
Watch the music video for “Experience” below.
Bea Miller has released her debut album online.
“Not an Apology” is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Syco Music and Hollywood Records.
Current single “Fire N Gold” was written by Nolan Sipe (Andy Grammar, Cody Simpson), Freddy Wexler (Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato) and Jarrad “Jaz” Rogers (Ella Eyre, Charli XCX).
Other album songwriters include Kara DioGuardi (Beyonce, Christina Milian), Autumn Rowe (Zendaya, Leona Lewis), Livvi Franc (Ciara, Kelly Clarkson), Lindy Robbins (Zedd, Jason Derulo) and Julia Michaels (Bebe Rexha, Rita Ora).
On the production front, Miller has collaborated with Jason Evigan (Madonna, David Guetta), Busbee (Daughtry, Christina Aguilera), The Elev3n (Meghan Trainor, Melanie Martinez) and The Runners (Chris Brown, Wynter Gordon).
Watch the music video for “Fire N Gold” below.
Leona Lewis has scheduled the release date for her upcoming fifth album.
The British singer and songwriter will release “I Am” on September 11 via iTunes in partnership with Island Records (UK) and Def Jam Recordings (US).
Lead single “Fire Under My Feet” was co-written and produced by Toby Gad, whose other credits include Madonna’s “Living for Love” [Interscope], Beyonce’s “If I Were a Boy” [Columbia] and Demi Lovato’s “Skyscraper” [Hollywood].
“I Am” serves as the follow-up 2013’s “Christmas, with Love,” which was released under Simon Cowell’s label Syco Music. That collection peaked to number thirteen on the UK Albums Chart and spawned hit single “One More Sleep.”
Other producers backing Lewis on “I Am” are Jim Eliot (Olly Murs, Kylie Minogue), Autumn Rowe (Zendaya, Alexandra Burke), Wayne Wilkins (Cheryl, Natasha Bedingfield) and TMS (Sinead Harnett, Emeli Sande).
Watch the music video for “Fire Under My Feet” below.
Leona Lewis has revealed the official artwork for her new single.
“Fire Under My Feet” marks the first promotional single from the British singer/songwriter’s upcoming fifth album “I Am.”
The track was written by Lewis along with Toby Gad, whose other credits include Madonna’s “Living for Love” [Interscope], John Legend’s “All of Me” [Columbia] and Alicia Keys’ “Love is My Disease” [RCA].
As mentioned in earlier posts, “I Am” will hit stores and digital outlets later this year under Island Records (UK) and Def Jam Recordings (US).
The follow-up to 2013’s “Christmas, with Love” boasts further alliances with TMS (Olly Murs, Emeli Sande), Autumn Rowe (Zendaya, Kylie Minogue) and Stephan Moccio (Ne-Yo, Ellie Goulding).
Meanwhile, fans of Gad’s production work should look out for the next projects by Carly Rae Jepsen [Interscope], Tori Kelly [Capitol], Madison Beer [Island], Hilary Duff [RCA], Pixie Lott [Virgin EMI] and Becky Hill [Parlophone].
Watch the music video for “Happy” below.
British singer/songwriter Dua Lipa has recruited Miike Snow’s lead vocalist Andrew Wyatt and Emile Haynie for her upcoming debut project.
“Throwback to the first time I went to New York and wrote one of my favourite songs New Love with @wyattish and @emilehaynie. So excited for you all to hear what I’ve been working on soon!” she posted on Instagram.
Wyatt recently co-wrote “Die Tonight” and “Need Ur Love” for Charli XCX. Both tracks appear on the artist’s sophomore album, “Sucker,” now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Atlantic Records.
He also provided guest vocals on the track “Falling Apart,” taken from Emile Haynie’s debut album “We Fall” [Interscope Records]. That collection features further collaborations with Lykke Li, Nate Ruess and Lana Del Rey.
On the production front, Haynie is responsible for helming Jennifer Lopez’s “Feel the Light” [Roc Nation Records], Laura Welsh’s “Undiscovered” [Polydor Records] and FKA twigs’ “Two Weeks” [Young Turks Recordings].
Meanwhile, Dua Lipa’s debut project will hit stores and digital outlets later this year under Warner Music Group / Warner Bros. Records.
The still-untitled set reportedly features additional alliances with Kid Harpoon (Shakira, Jessie Ware), Autumn Rowe (Leona Lewis, Kylie Minogue), Greg Wells (Adele, Katy Perry) and Ruth-Anne Cunningham (Jojo, Katharine McPhee).
Watch the music video for Emile Haynie’s “Falling Apart” below.
British singer/songwriter Karen Harding has drafted the songwriting services of Diane Warren for her upcoming debut album.
The legendary songwriter is known for her works with Toni Braxton (“Unbreak My Heart”), Christina Aguilera (“I Turn to You”), Beyonce (“I Was Here”) and Celine Dion (“Because You Loved Me”).
Furthermore, Warren has contributed to the next projects by Brandy [MBK Entertainment], Ciara [Epic], Leona Lewis [Island], Jojo [Atlantic], Kelly Rowland [Def Jam] and Grace Sewell [RCA].
Meanwhile, Harding is expected to release her first studio collection later this year under Method Records in conjunction with Capitol Records.
Lead single “Say Something” is now available for download via iTunes. The MNEK-produced track peaked to number seven on the UK Singles Chart.
Other musicians backing Harding on the album are Rodney Jerkins, Camille Purcell, Richard Stannard, Jin Jin, Tom Aspaul, Chelcee Grimes, Jimmy Napes, Laura Dockrill, Bradford Ellis, Autumn Rowe and Fraser T. Smith.
Watch the music video for “Say Something” below.