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Sinead Harnett hints at new collaboration with Iain James

17 Dec

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Sinead Harnett has hinted at a new collaboration with Iain James.

James recently served as vocal producer for Ella Henderson’s debut album, “Chapter One,” out now via Simon Cowell’s label Syco Music. The studio collection debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart.

His songwriting resume includes works for Emeli Sande (“Read All About It”), Little Mix (“Wings”), Misha B (“Do You Think of Me?”), Craig David (“Officially Yours”), A*M*E (“Heartless”) and Leona Lewis (“One More Sleep”).

Meanwhile, Harnett is expected to release her yet-to-be-titled debut album next year via Virgin EMI Records. The Universal Music Group imprint is also home to artists including MNEK, Ella Eyre, Tanika, and Corinne Bailey Rae.

Among the musicians backing Harnett on the LP are Chris Loco (Kylie Minogue, Rita Ora), James Fauntleroy (Beyonce, Justin Timberlake), Two Inch Punch (Miguel, Jessie Ware) and Justin Parker (Ellie Goulding, Lana Del Rey).

Watch the music video for Rudimental’s “Baby” – featuring guest vocals from MNEK & Sinead Harnett – below.

Bipolar Sunshine shares music video for new single “Daydreamer”

17 Dec

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Bipolar Sunshine has shared the music video for his new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Daydreamer” to his official Vevo page on Sunday (December 14, 2014).

“Daydreamer” – produced by Fraser T. Smith and SBTRKT – will be available for download from January 25 via iTunes (UK).

The track is lifted from the artist’s upcoming debut album under Aesthetic Recordings and Polydor Records.

Other musicians backing Bipolar Sunshine on the still-untitled LP are Chris Loco (Kwabs, Raleigh Ritchie), Jonny Lattimer (Ella Eyre, Rebecca Ferguson), Francis “Eg” White (Adele, Sam Smith) and Kid Harpoon (Shakira, Jessie Ware).

Watch the music video for “Daydreamer” below.

Ella Eyre reveals debut album “Feline” tracklisting

15 Dec

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Ella Eyre has revealed the official tracklisting for her upcoming debut album.

The British singer/songwriter – born Ella McMahon – is scheduled to release “Feline” in the UK on February 28, 2015 via Virgin EMI Records.

Current single “Comeback” – which was written by Eyre along with Ilya “KnocDown” Salmanzadeh, Alexander Kronlund and Oscar “OZGO” Goerres – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

“Feline” yields further alliances with Chris Loco (“Fall Down”), Two Inch Punch (“Deeper”), Jarrad Rogers (“If I Go”), Paddy Byrne (“Home”), Starsmith (“Don’t Follow Me”), Steve Robson (“Alone Too”) and Jonny Lattimer (“Restart”).

Peep the official tracklisting for “Feline” below.

“Comeback”
“Don’t Follow Me”
“If I Go”
“Two”
“Everyone Goes Your Way”
“All About You”
“Home”
“Fall Down”
“Something Good”
“Alone Too”
“Worry”
“Typical”

Deluxe Edition:

“Waiting All Night” (with Rudimental)
“Deeper”
“Restart”
“Time”

Laura Welsh unleashes “Ghosts” music video

14 Dec

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Laura Welsh has unleashed the music video for her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Ghosts” to her official Vevo page on Thursday (December 11, 2014).

“Ghosts” was co-written by Jonathan Lipsey and produced by Greg Kurstin, whose recent credits include Taylor Swift’s “I Wish You Would” [Big Machine Records] and Beyonce’s “Standing on the Sun” [Columbia Records].

The track is lifted from Welsh’s debut studio collection, “Soft Control,” out on January 19, 2015 via Outsiders Recorded Music and Polydor Records.

Album contributors include Amanda Ghost (Shakira, Jennifer Lopez), Chris Loco (Kwabs, Becky Hill), Devonte Hynes (Solange, FKA twigs), Scott Hoffman (Chris Brown, Joel Compass) and Ian Dench (Alesha Dixon, Jordin Sparks).

Watch the music video for “Ghosts” below.

Ella Eyre teams with Olly Murs for new single “Up”

4 Dec

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Ella Eyre has shared a new performance video online.

The British singer/songwriter posted an exclusive live performance of “Up” – with Olly Murs – to her YouTube page on Wednesday (December 03, 2014).

“Up” is lifted from Olly Murs’ fourth album, “Never Been Better,” now available for download via iTunes (UK) in partnership with Syco Music and Epic Records.

The track – which originally features vocals from Demi Lovato – was written by Maegan Cottone and Wayne Hector along with Mich “Cutfather” Hansen, Daniel Davidsen and Peter Wallevik.

Meanwhile, Eyre’s highly-anticipated debut studio collection “Feline” will be released in early 2015 via Universal Music Group / Virgin EMI Records.

Album contributors include Richard Stannard (Gabrielle, Kylie Minogue), Jarrad Rogers (Charli XCX, Becky Hill), Two Inch Punch (Miguel, Jessie Ware), Chris Loco (Kwabs, Emeli Sande) and Paddy Byrne (Paloma Faith, Sinead Harnett).

Watch the exclusive live performance of “Up” below.

Laura Welsh unveils new single “Ghosts” artwork

27 Nov

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Laura Welsh has unveiled the official artwork for her new single online.

“Ghosts” is lifted from the British singer/songwriter’s upcoming debut album, “Soft Control,” out in the United Kingdom on January 19 via Outsiders Recorded Music Limited in partnership with Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

Welsh wrote “Ghosts” with Jonathan “Jony Rokstar” Lipsey, who is also responsible for Kylie Minogue’s “Heart Beat Rock” [Parlophone Records] and Sugababes’ “Follow Me Home” [Polydor Records].

Production duties on “Ghosts” were handled by Greg Kurstin, whose extensive resume also includes works for Beyonce (“Standing on the Sun”), Sia (“Chandelier”), Pink (“Try”) and Katy Perry (“Double Rainbow”).

As previously reported, “Soft Control” will feature further collaborations with Amanda Ghost (Shakira, Jordin Sparks), Chris Loco (Leona Lewis, Emeli Sande) and Devonte “Blood Orange” Hynes (Solange, Jessie Ware).

Watch the music video for “Break the Fall” below.

Raye enlists Chris Loco for new song “Bet U Wish”

25 Nov

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Raye has unveiled a new song online.

The up and coming singer/songwriter posted the audio clip for “Bet U Wish” to her official SoundCloud page on Tuesday (November 25, 2014).

Production duties on “Bet U Wish” were handled by Chris Loco, whose recent credits include The Veronicas’ “Always” [Sony Music Entertainment Australia] and Professor Green’s “Lullaby” f/ Tori Kelly [Virgin EMI Records].

The track is lifted from Raye’s debut mini-album, which can be downloaded for free from her website (www.rayesongs.com).

In related news, fans of Loco’s work should look out for the next releases by Emeli Sande [Capitol Records], Bipolar Sunshine [Polydor Records], Sinead Harnett [Virgin EMI Records] and Say Lou Lou [Columbia Records].

Listen to “Bet U Wish” below.

Bipolar Sunshine debuts new single “Daydreamer”

20 Nov

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Bipolar Sunshine has debuted his new single online.

The British singer/songwriter posted the audio clip for “Daydreamer” to his official YouTube page on Wednesday (November 19, 2014).

“Daydreamer” was produced by SBTRKT along with Fraser T. Smith, whose recent credits include Kimbra’s “Goldmine” [Warner Bros. Records], Katy B’s “Still” [Columbia Records] and Sam Smith’s “Not in That Way” [Capitol Records].

The track will be available for download from January 26, 2015 via iTunes (UK) in partnership with Aesthetic Recordings and Polydor Records.

As previously reported, the first studio collection by Bipolar Sunshine – born Adio Merchant – is expected to hit stores during the first quarter of 2015.

The still-untitled project will feature collaborations with Eg White (Mary J. Blige, James Blunt), Chris Loco (Emeli Sande, Professor Green), Jonny Lattimer (Kwabs, Rebecca Ferguson) and MNEK (Rudimental, Joel Compass).

Listen to “Daydreamer” below.

Laura Welsh confirms debut album “Soft Control”

16 Nov

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Laura Welsh has confirmed the details for her debut album.

The singer/songwriter christened her first studio collection “Soft Control” and will release it on January 19, 2015 via Outsiders Recorded Music Limited in partnership with Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

Current single “Break the Fall” – which was written by Laura Welsh along with Amanda Ghost and Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

Other album contributors include Liam Howe (Foxes, Marina Diamandis), Chris Loco (Sinead Harnett, Emeli Sande), Dev Hynes (Solange, Jessie Ware), Emile Haynie (Bruno Mars, Lana Del Rey) and Ian Dench (Beyonce, Joel Compass).

Peep the tracklisting for “Soft Control” below.

“Soft Control”
“Ghosts”
“Break the Fall”
“Unravel”
“God Keeps”
“Cold Front”
“Hardest Part” (featuring John Legend)
“Still Life”
“Breathe Me In”
“Call to Arms”
“Hollow Drum”

Laura Welsh confirms new single “Ghosts”

14 Oct

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Laura Welsh has confirmed the title for her new single.

The singer/songwriter dubbed “Ghosts” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming debut album on Outsiders Recorded Music / Polydor Records.

“Ghosts” was written by Laura Welsh along with Jonathan Lipsey, whose resume includes works for Kylie Minogue (“Heart Beat Rock”), Sugababes (“Follow Me Home”) and Gabriella Cilmi (“Every Morning”).

Welsh previously provided vocals on hit single “Here for You,” taken from Gorgon City’s debut album “Sirens,” out now via Black Butter / Virgin EMI Records. The MNEK-assisted track peaked at number 7 on the UK Singles Chart.

Her as-yet-untitled studio collection reportedly boasts further collaborations with Amanda Ghost, John Legend, Devonte “Blood Orange” Hynes, Chris Loco, Emile Haynie, Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman, and Robin Hannibal.

Watch the music video for “Break the Fall” below.

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