Tag Archives: Chris Loco

Vanessa White works with Joel Compass for debut project

3 Oct


Vanessa White has worked with Joel Compass on new material.

Recent credits by the British singer, songwriter and record producer include Lion Babe’s “Impossible” [Polydor Records], FKA twigs’ “Time” [Young Turks Recordings] and M.O’s “Preach” [Operator Records].

He also contributed to Tinashe’s upcoming sophomore album, “Joyride,” out soon through Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Meanwhile, White is scheduled to release her first project – featuring the Chloe Martini and Dantae Johnson-assisted “Relationship Goals – next year.

The still-untitled collection delivers additional contributions from Chris Loco (Sinead Harnett), Natalia Hajjara (Ella Eyre), Tre Jean-Marie (Craig David), Bless Beats (Melissa Steel) and Snakehips (Sasha Keable).

Watch the music video for “Run” below.

Chris Loco, Raye unveil “Ego” music video

3 Oct


Chris Loco has unveiled the music video for his new single.

The songwriter and record producer – born Christopher Crowhurst – posted the visual clip for “Ego” to his YouTube channel on Friday (October 02, 2015).

“Ego” features vocals from singer/songwriter Raye, whose also working with Loco on her upcoming debut project under Polydor Records.

Loco’s previous credits include Raleigh Ritchie’s “Stronger Than Ever” [Columbia], Ella Eyre’s “Fall Down” [Virgin EMI], Rita Ora’s “Shine Ya Light” [Roc Nation] and Kylie Minogue’s “Fine” [Parlophone].

Furthermore, he contributed to the next releases by Emeli Sande [Capitol], Sinead Harnett [Virgin EMI], Becky Hill [Parlophone], Tamera Foster [Syco Music] and Melissa Steel [Atlantic Records].

Watch the music video for “Ego” below.

Becky Hill hits the studio with Coco Morier

3 Oct


Becky Hill has recorded new music with Coco Morier.

Morier previously wrote songs for Britney Spears (“Trip to Your Heart”), Sky Ferreira (“99 Tears”), Wynter Gordon (“Dirty Talk”), Selena Gomez (“Whiplash”) and Icona Pop (“We Got the World”).

She also contributed to the next projects by Ellie Goulding [Polydor Records] and Demi Lovato [Hollywood Records].

Meanwhile, Hill is scheduled to release her first studio collection – featuring singles “Caution to the Wind” and “Losing” – next year through Warner Music Group / Parlophone Records.

The still-untitled LP reportedly boasts productions from Rodney Jerkins (Aaliyah), Two Inch Punch (Sam Smith), Toby Gad (Brandy), Benny Cassette (Raleigh Ritchie), Jarrad Rogers (Ella Eyre) and Chris Loco (Tori Kelly).

Watch the music video for “Ambulance” below.

Tamera Foster hits the studio with Swizz Beatz, Naughty Boy, Mojam

28 Sep


British singer/songwriter Tamera Foster has recorded new music with Naughty Boy, Mojam, and Swizz Beatz.

It is yet to be known whether the session was intended for a future Naughty Boy release or Foster’s upcoming debut album.

In the past couple of years, Swizz Beatz – real name Kasseem Dean – has produced Alicia Keys’ “New Day” [RCA], Nicki Minaj’s “Roman’s Revenge” [Cash Money] and Whitney Houston’s “Million Dollar Bill” [Arista].

Meanwhile, Mojam – composed of members James Murray and Mustafa Omer – have helmed songs for Sinead Harnett (“Do It Anyway”), Conor Maynard (“Talking About”) and James Arthur (“Get Down”).

Finally, Naughty Boy’s current single “Runnin’ (Lose it All)” – featuring vocals from Beyonce and Arrow Benjamin – is now available for download via iTunes. The track was co-written by Carla Marie Williams and Jonny Coffer.

He also contributed to the next projects by Emeli Sande [Capitol], Rihanna [Roc Nation], Tanika [Virgin EMI], Ava Lily [Naughty Records], Pia Mia [Interscope], Cover Drive [TBA] and Nico & Vinz [Warner Bros].

As mentioned in earlier posts, Foster’s first studio collection will be released in 2016 through Simon Cowell’s label Syco Music.

Among the musicians associated with the still-untitled project are Future Cut, Camille Purcell, Happy Perez, Jin Jin, MNEK, Talay Riley, Chris Loco, Iain James, Steve Mac, Chelcee Grimes, Mr. Hudson, and Komi Hakam.

Watch the music video for “Runnin’ (Lose it All)” below.

Vanessa White debuts new single “Relationship Goals”

22 Sep


Vanessa White has debuted her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter posted the audio clip for “Relationship Goals” to her SoundCloud channel on Monday (September 21, 2015).

“Relationship Goals” was collectively helmed by Anna Zmijewska, aka Chloe Martini, and singer-songwriter Dantae Johnson.

White’s upcoming project – to be released in 2016 – boasts further alliances with Chris Loco (Emeli Sande), Natalia Hajjara (Ella Eyre), Tre Jean-Marie (Craig David), Bless Beats (Jess Glynne) and Snakehips (Sinead Harnett).

Listen to the audio clip for “Relationship Goals” below.

Chris Loco drafts Raye for new single “Ego”

15 Sep


Chris Loco has debuted his new single online.

The British record producer and songwriter – real name Christopher Crowhurst – posted the audio clip for “Ego” to his SoundCloud channel.

“Ego” – featuring vocals from Polydor recording artist Raye – marks the promotional cut from Loco’s upcoming mini-collection.

On the songwriting and production front, Loco is responsible for Professor Green’s “Lullaby” f/ Tori Kelly [Virgin EMI], Raleigh Ritchie’s “Stronger Than Ever” [Columbia] and Kylie Minogue’s “Fine” [Parlophone].

His extensive resume includes further works with Emeli Sande (“Easier in Bed”), Rita Ora (“Shine Ya Light”), Leona Lewis (“I to You”), Tinie Tempah (“Lost Ones”), Ella Eyre (“Two”) and Katharine McPhee (“Only One”).

Listen to the audio clip for “Ego” below.

Maverick Sabre shares details for new album “Innerstanding”

13 Sep

Maverick Sabre - Innerstanding

Maverick Sabre has shared the details for his upcoming sophomore album.

The British singer, songwriter, rapper and guitarist – real name Michael Stafford – christened his next studio collection “Innerstanding” and will release it on October 30 through Mercury Records and Virgin EMI Records.

Current single “Come Fly Away” – now available for download via iTunes – was collectively produced by Fraser T. Smith (Sam Smith, Kylie Minogue) and Dan “Utters” Radclyffe (Sinead Harnett, Raleigh Ritchie).

“Innerstanding” serves as the follow-up to 2012’s “Lonely Are the Brave,” which debuted at number two on the UK Albums Chart and spawned hit singles including “I Need,” “Let Me Go” and “No One.”

Other musicians backing Sabre on the keenly-awaited LP are Chris Loco (Ella Eyre, Tori Kelly), Mr. Hudson (Pixie Lott, Alex Clare), Di Genius (Melissa Steel, Lianne La Havas) and James Hogarth (Sia, Amy Winehouse).

Peep the tracklisting for “Innerstanding” below.

(01) Hold On / (02) Come Fly Away / (03) Breathe / (04) Give it Up / (05) Why / (06) Don’t Forget / (07) So Free / (08) Mother / (09) Walk into the Sun / (10) Falling Again / (11) We Don’t Wanna Be / (12) Give Me Love / (13) Lay Your Head

Sinead Harnett works with Carmen Reece, Bless Beats

6 Sep


Sinead Harnett has worked with Carmen Reece and Bless Beats.

Reece is responsible for co-writing tracks performed by Fifth Harmony (“I’m in Love With a Monster”), Teyana Taylor (“Put Your Love On”), Michelle Williams (“Say Yes”) and Ariana Grande (“Almost is Never Enough”).

Meanwhile, notable production credits by Bless Beats include Jess Glynne’s “Home” [Atlantic Records], Tinie Tempah’s “Not Letting Go” [Parlophone Records] and Krishane’s “Drunk & Incapable” [Atlantic Records].

Harnett’s current single “Do It Anyway” – which was co-written by Ed Drewett along with the song’s producers Mustafa Omer and James Murray of Mojam – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

Other musicians backing the “She Ain’t Me” star on her upcoming debut LP are Chris Loco, Jin Jin, Two Inch Punch, Ed Thomas, TMS, Iain James, Cass Lowe, James Fauntleroy, Knox Brown, Justin Parker, and Francis “Eg” White.

Furthermore, Harnett recently provided guest vocals on Christian Rich’s single “Compromise.” The track appears on the music production duo’s album, “FW14,” out now via Lucky Number Music Limited.

Watch the music video for “Compromise” below.

Raye writes new material with Jimmy Napes

6 Sep


Raye has recorded new material with Jimmy Napes.

The Grammy-winning singer, songwriter and record producer is known for helming singles including Mary J. Blige’s “Right Now” [Capitol], Gorgon City’s “Unmissable” [Island] and Clean Bandit’s “Rather Be” [Atlantic].

He also contributed to the next projects by Disclosure [Island], Sam Smith [Capitol], Alicia Keys [RCA], Eliza Doolittle [Parlophone], Kwabs [Atlantic], Ellie Goulding [Polydor], Karen Harding [Capitol] and Grace [RCA].

Meanwhile, Raye – birth name Rachel Keen – is expected to release her debut project later this year through Polydor Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly features productions and songwriting contributions from Chris Loco, Emeli Sande, Labrinth, Wayne Wilkins, Arnthor Birgisson, Knox Brown, Bless Beats, Jin Jin, and Deputy.

In case you didn’t know, Raye also co-wrote “All Cried Out” with Jacob Manson and Adam Englefield of UK deep house production duo Blonde. The Alex Newell-assisted track peaked to number four on the UK Singles Chart.

Watch the music video for “Give it Up” below.

Emeli Sande hits the studio with Supa Dups, Di Genius

1 Sep


Emeli Sande has recorded new material with Supa Dups and Di Genius.

“In the studio with @SupaDups & @EmeliSande” Di Genius posted to his Twitter profile on Tuesday (September 01, 2015).

The Jamaican record producer and songwriter – born Stephen McGregor – is known for his works with Lianne La Havas (“Midnight”), Nelly Furtado (“Don’t Leave Me”) and Katy B (“Little Red Light”) and Mali Music (“One”).

Meanwhile, Supa Dups’ songwriting and production resume includes works for Melanie Fiona (“Like I Love You”), Bruno Mars (“Liquor Store Blues”), Estelle (“Come Over”) and Cover Drive (“Can’t Live in a World”).

Collectively, Supa Dups and Di Genius have contributed to the next projects by Pia Mia [Interscope Records], Krishane [Atlantic Records], Cris Cab [Island Records], Tanika [Virgin EMI Records] and Melissa Steel [Atlantic Records].

Sande, on the other hand, is scheduled to release her second studio collection later this year through Capitol Records (US) and Virgin EMI Records (UK).

The highly-anticipated project reportedly boasts further contributions from Naughty Boy, Mojam, Rodney Jerkins, Chris Loco, Syience, Jim Eliot, TMS, Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis, Mac & Phil, and Jonathan “Jonny” Coffer.

Sande’s debut album, 2012’s “Our Version of Events”, debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart and delivered international hit singles including “Heaven,” “Next to Me,” “Clown” and “My Kind of Love.”

Watch the music video for “Beneath Your Beautiful” below.


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