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Paloma Faith unveils “Trouble with My Baby” music video

30 Jun

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Paloma Faith has unveiled the music video for her new single online.

“Trouble with My Baby” marks the third promotional single from the British singer/songwriter’s latest album, “A Perfect Contradiction.”

The track was co-written by Andrea Martin, whose credits include Naughty Boy’s “Think About It” [Virgin EMI Records], Daley’s “Blame the World” [Republic Records] and Leona Lewis’ “When It Hurts” [Syco Music].

Production duties were handled by Steve Robson, who is also responsible for James Arthur’s “Is This Love” [Syco Music], Rebecca Ferguson’s “Bridges” [RCA Records] and Eliza Doolittle’s “Big When I Was Little” [Parlophone Records].

“A Perfect Contradiction” – which features the Pharrell Williams produced-“Can’t Rely on You” and Diane Warren-penned “Only Love Can Hurt Like This” – is now available for download via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Watch the music video for “Trouble with My Baby” below.

Tessanne Chin unwraps “Count on My Love” tracklisting

22 Jun

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Tessanne Chin has unwrapped the official tracklisting for her debut album.

The Jamaican singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “Count on My Love” in the United States on July 1st via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

New single “Everything Reminds Me of You” – written by Tessanne Chin along with siblings Theron and Timothy Thomas of Planet VI – is now available for download via iTunes (US) and all other digital outlets.

“Count on My Love” boasts further songwriting contributions from Diane Warren (Adele, Celine Dion), Edwin “Lil’ Eddie” Serrano (Usher, Kylie Minogue) and Maureen “Mozella” McDonald (Cheryl Cole, Miley Cyrus).

On the production front, Tessanne has teamed up with Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis (Tank, Mary J. Blige), Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph (Rihanna, Elle Varner), Toby Gad (Alicia Keys, John Legend) and Stargate (Brandy, Jennifer Lopez).

Peep the tracklisting for “Count on My Love” below.

“Tumbling Down”
“Everything Reminds Me of You”
“Count on My Love”
“Always Tomorrow”
“Lifeline”
“I HEART YOU”
“Loudest Silence”
“Heaven Knows”
“People Change”
“One Step Closer”

Tessanne Chin unwraps “Count on My Love” artwork

20 Jun

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Tessanne Chin has unwrapped the official artwork for her debut album.

The Jamaican singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “Count on My Love” in the United States on July 1 via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

Lead single “Everything Reminds Me of You” was co-written by Theron and Timothy Thomas of songwriting duo Planet VI. Production duties were handled by Dwayne “Supa Dups” Chin-Quee, Mitchum “Khan” Chin and Willy Chin.

“Count on My Love” is confirmed to boast further productions from Stargate (Beyoncé, Keri Hilson), Ryan Tedder (Adele, Ella Henderson), Toby Gad (Rihanna, John Legend) and Shama Joseph (Jennifer Lopez, Elle Varner).

On the songwriting front, Tessanne has teamed up Diane Warren (Brandy, Jennifer Hudson), Maureen McDonald (Madonna, Cheryl Cole), Edwin Serrano (Pink, Fefe Dobson) and Autumn Rowe (Fifth Harmony, Kylie Minogue).

Watch “Everything Reminds Me of You” live performance below.

Jojo reunites with Ruth-Anne Cunningham for new album

19 Jun

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Jojo has reunited with Ruth-Anne Cunningham for her upcoming album.

The pair previously teamed up on hit single “Too Little, Too Late,” written by Cunningham along with Billy Steinberg and Josh Alexander.

The Irish singer/songwriter is also worked with artists including Alex & Sierra [Columbia Records], Fifth Harmony [Epic Records], Rita Ora [Roc Nation], Livvi Franc [Warner Bros. Records] and Sevyn Streeter [Atlantic Records].

Some of her notable songwriting credits are Katharine McPhee’s “Over It” [RCA Records], Leona Lewis’ “Perfection” [Syco Music], Britney Spears’ “Work Bitch” [RCA Records] and Pixie Lott’s “My Love” [Mercury Records].

Meanwhile, the new album by Jojo – born Joanna Levesque – is scheduled for release later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

It serves as the follow-up to 2006’s “The High Road,” which debuted at number three on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Other musicians backing Jojo on the highly-anticipated LP are Diane Warren (Adele, Paloma Faith), Harmony Samuels (Brandy, Chris Brown), Marsha Ambrosius (Daley, Alicia Keys) and Da Internz (Rihanna, The-Dream).

Watch the music video for “Too Little, Too Late” below.

Brandy reunites with Diane Warren for new album

22 May

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Brandy has reunited with Diane Warren for her upcoming studio album.

The legendary songwriter previously collaborated with the R&B songstress on “Never Say Never” track “Have You Ever.” The David Foster-produced track topped the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart in 1998.

Recent credits include “There You’ll Be” by Sam Bailey [Syco Music], “Only Love Can Hurt Like This” by Paloma Faith [RCA Records] and “Unfinished Songs” by Celine Dion [Columbia Records].

Warren also contributed to the next releases by Adele [XL Recordings], Jojo [Atlantic Records], Florence Welch [Island Records], Jordin Sparks [RCA Records], Tessanne Chin [Republic Records] and Ella Henderson [Syco Music].

Meanwhile, the still-untitled new album by the “Put It Down” star is expected to hit stores and online outlets later this year.

It serves as the follow-up to 2012’s “Two Eleven,” which debuted at number three on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Watch the music video for “Have You Ever?” below.

Tessanne Chin debuts new single “Everything Reminds Me of You”

14 May

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Tessanne Chin has debuted her new single online.

“Everything Reminds Me of You” marks the second promotional single from the artist’s upcoming debut album, “Count on My Love,” out on June 24 via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

The track was co-written by Timothy & Theron Thomas of Planet VI, who are also responsible for Kelly Rowland’s “Kisses Down Low” [Republic Records] and Miley Cyrus’ “We Can’t Stop” [RCA Records].

Production duties were handled by Supa Dups, whose credits include Melanie Fiona’s “Like I Love You” [Republic Records], Cover Drive’s “Can’t Live in a World” [Polydor Records] and Bruno Mars’ “Show Me” [Atlantic Records].

Other “Count on My Love” contributors include Toby Gad (Carly Rae Jepsen, Fifth Harmony), Diane Warren (Adele, Paloma Faith), Shama Joseph (Elle Varner, Verse Simmonds) and Ryan Tedder (Colbie Caillat, Leona Lewis).

Listen to “Everything Reminds of You” below.

Jordin Sparks hits the studio with Diane Warren for new album

8 May

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Jordin Sparks has recently recorded new material with Diane Warren.

The Legendary songwriter is known for penning Beyonce’s “I Am Here” [Parkwood Entertainment], Celine Dion’s “Unfinished Songs” [Columbia Records] and Paloma Faith’s “Only Love Can Hurt Like This” [RCA Records].

She also worked on the next projects by Adele [XL Recordings], Jojo [Atlantic Records], Ella Henderson [Syco Music], Tessanne Chin [Republic Records]and Florence + the Machine [Island Records].

As previously reported, the still-untitled new album by Jordin Sparks is expected to be released later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

It serves as the follow-up to 2009’s “Battlefield,” which debuted at number seven on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

She recently provided guest vocals on the track “Vertigo,” taken from Jason Derulo’s latest album, “Tattoos,” out now via Warner Bros. Records.

In case you didn’t know, Jordin Sparks also co-wrote “The Way” for Ariana Grande along with Sevyn Streeter, Al Sherrod Lambert and Harmony Samuels. The track peaked at number nine on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Watch the music video for “Battlefield” below.

Tessanne Chin drafts Supa Dups, Mitchum Chin for debut album

11 Apr

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Tessanne Chin has drafted Dwayne “Supa Dups” Chin-Quee and Mitchum Chin for her upcoming debut album with Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

The songwriting and production duo have previously helmed works for Mary J. Blige [Matriarch / Geffen Records], John Legend [G.O.O.D. Music / Columbia Records] and Bruno Mars [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records].

Some of their recent credits include “Smoke the Weed” by Snoop Lion [Mad Decent / RCA Records], “Like I Love You” by Melanie Fiona [Motown / Republic Records] and “Can’t Live in a World” by Cover Drive [Polydor Records].

Tessanne’s highly-anticipated LP is confirmed to boast further productions from Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph (Rihanna, Elle Varner), Ryan “Alias” Tedder (Beyoncé, Ella Henderson) and Toby Gad (Robin Thicke, Alicia Keys).

On the songwriting front, the “Tumbling Down” star collaborated with Diane Warren (Adele, Celine Dion), Autumn Rowe (Leona Lewis, Angel Haze), Lil Eddie (Fefe Dobson, Cody Simpson) and Planet VI (Usher, Keri Hilson).

Kelly Rowland reunites with Pharrell Williams for new album

9 Apr

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Singer/songwriter Kelly Rowland is scheduled to collaborate with Pharrell Williams for her upcoming as-yet-untitled fifth studio album.

The pair previously teamed up on “Talk a Good Game” tracks “Street Life,” “Stand in Front of Me” and “Feet to the Fire.”

Other notable credits by Williams include Leah Labelle’s “Lolita” [Epic Records], Beyonce’s “Blow” [Columbia Records], Ed Sheeran’s “Sing” [Atlantic Records] and Kylie Minogue’s “I Was Gonna Cancel” [Parlophone Records].

The new collection by Rowland is expected to boast further productions from Christopher “Tricky” Stewart (Kat Dahlia, Mario Barrett) and Terius “The-Dream” Nash (Chris Brown, Nicole Scherzinger).

On the songwriting front, she has teamed up with Diane Warren (Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston), Lonny Bereal (Tank, Keyshia Cole), Traci Hale (Rihanna, Britney Spears), and Andre Merritt (Paloma Faith, Melanie Fiona).

Meanwhile, fans of Pharrell’s production work should keep an eye on the next projects by Alicia Keys [RCA Records], Stacy Barthe [Motown Records], Tori Kelly [Capitol Records] and Jessie J [Republic Records].

His latest album “G I R L” – which includes hit single “Happy” – is now available for download via Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.

Watch the music video for “Kisses Down Low” below.

Jojo enlists Eric Bellinger for new album

3 Apr

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Singer/songwriter Jojo has enlisted R&B crooner Eric Bellinger for her third LP.

The still-untitled project – which serves as the follow-up to 2006’s “The High Road” – is scheduled for release later this year via Atlantic Records.

Bellinger has previously penned works for Chris Brown [RCA Records], Jennifer Lopez [Capitol Records], RaVaughn [Columbia Records], Selena Gomez [Hollywood Records] and Christina Milian [Young Money Records].

Some of his recent credits include “Nowhere” by MKTO [Columbia Records], “Kiss It” by Dev f/ Sage the Gemini [Republic Records] and “Sex in the Ceiling” by Sevyn Streeter [CBE / Atlantic Records].

He also signed a new deal with Lyor Cohen’s 300 Entertainment – which is a subsidiary of Warner Music Group – to release, market and promote his debut solo album, “The Rebirth.”

Among the other songwriters and producers confirmed for Jojo’s highly-anticipated LP are Da Internz (Usher, Jazmine Sullivan), Marsha Ambrosius (Daley, Alicia Keys) and Diane Warren (Brandy, Toni Braxton).

Watch the music video for Eric Bellinger’s “ASAP” below.

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