Amber Mark confirms new promotional single details

16 Aug

Amber Mark has announced the details for her new single.

The American singer/songwriter christened “Heatwave” as her next promotional cut and will release it on August 18 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Mark’s upcoming project is expected to arrive later this year via PMR Records and Virgin EMI Records.

For the still-untitled collection, the “Lose My Cool” star has worked with producers Two Inch Punch (Jessie Reyez), Noah Breakfast (Becky Hill), Jeff Gitty (Kelsey Lu) and STINT (Sabrina Claudio).

Watch the music video for “Lose My Cool” below.

Little Mix reunite with Iain James, Plested for new collaboration

15 Aug

British girl group Little Mix – composed of Perrie Edwards, Jesy Nelson, Leigh-Anne Pinnock and Jade Thirlwall – have reunited with songwriters Iain James and Plested for a new collaboration.

James previously teamed up with Little Mix on hit singles “Wings,” “DNA,” “Little Me,” “Love Me Like You,” “Hair,” “and Shout Out to My Ex.”

Meanwhile, Plested is responsible for co-writing “Touch” alongside Shungudzo Kuyimba, Patrick Patrikious and Hanni “Youthonix” Ibrahim. The MNEK-produced cut peaked to number four on the UK Singles Chart.

Little Mix, on the other hand, are expected to release their fifth album – featuring further contributions from fellow recording artist RAYE – later this year via Syco Music (UK) and Columbia Records.

James and Plested, on the other hand, have collectively contributed to the next projects by Lights, Ella Henderson, Calum Scott, Louisa Johnson, Taya, Mollie King, Ava Lily, Tamera Foster, Mahalia, Liza Owen, Dakota, Fleur East, Becky Hill, Leona Lewis, Twinnie, Macy Maloy, Kiah Victoria, and Eve.

Stream the audio clip for “Habits” below.

Fifth Harmony unwrap tracklisting for self-titled album

15 Aug

Fifth Harmony have unwrapped the tracklisting for their upcoming third album, which is scheduled to arrive on August 25 via Syco Music and Epic Records.

Current promotional single “Angel” – which was co-written and co-produced by Skrillex and Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2016’s “7/27” boasts further productions from The Monsters & Strangerz, AMMO, Dallas K, Tommy Brown, Harmony Samuels, Dreamlab, Ian Kirkpatrick, Electric, Jason Evigan, and The Stereotypes.

On the songwriting front, Fifth Harmony have worked with Nate Cyphert, Jude Demorest, Ester Dean, Sebastian Kole, Candy Shields, Tayla Parx, Ryan Toby, Whitney Phillips, Dayo Olatunji, and Lisa Scinta.

See the tracklisting for “Fifth Harmony” below.

(1) Down (featuring Gucci Mane) / (2) He Like That / (3) Sauced Up / (4) Make You Mad / (5) Deliver / (6) Lonely Night / (7) Don’t Say You Love Me / (8) Angel / (9) Messy / (10) Bridges

Carly Rae Jepsen writes new music with Chloe Angelides, Farrago, Jonas Jeberg

15 Aug

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Canadian singer/songwriter Carly Rae Jepsen has teamed up with Chloe Angelides, Farrago, and Jonas Jeberg for a new collaboration.

The songwriting trio are responsible for Selena Gomez’s “Fetish,” which peaked to number twenty-seven on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Farrago’s songwriting resume boasts further works with Daya (“Sit Still, Look Pretty”) and Jojo (“Disaster”), meanwhile Angelides has contributed to the next projects by Stanaj, Louisa Johnson, Era Istrefi, Liza Owen, Demi Lovato, Lily Allen, Molly Kate Kestner, and Charlie Puth.

As a record producer, Jeberg has helmed songs for artists including Bebe Rexha (“The Way I Are”), Jason Derulo (“Marry Me”), Sabrina Carpenter (“Why”), Fifth Harmony (“Sledgehammer”) and Chris Brown (“Remember My Name”).

Jepsen, on the other hand, is expected to release her next album later this year via School Boy Records and Interscope Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “E.MO.TION” reportedly delivers additional productions from Patrik Berger (Charli XCX), Kyle Shearer (Tori Kelly), Alex Hope (Troy Sivan), Justin Raisen (Sky Ferreira), Pontus Winnberg (Britney Spears), Fred Ball (Alicia Keys), Captain Cuts (Halsey) and BloodPop (Justin Bieber).

On the songwriting front, Jepsen has worked with Nate Campany (Martin Garrix), Amanda “MNDR” Warner (Charli XCX), Evan “Kidd” Bogart (Leona Lewis), Noonie Bao (Katy Perry), Tobias Jesso Jr. (John Legend), Phoebe Ryan (Melanie Martinez) and Nate Cyphert (Rachel Platten).

Stream the audio clip for “Cut to the Feeling” below.

Miley Cyrus announces details for new promotional single

15 Aug

Miley Cyrus has announced the details for her new single.

The American singer, songwriter, and actress christened “Younger Now” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming album of the same name and will release it on August 18 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written and produced by regular collaborator Oren Yoel, whose other credits include Stacy Barthe’s “Extraordinary Love,” Rozzi Crane’s “Painkiller,” Eliza Doolittle’s “No Man Can,” Tori Kelly’s “Art of Letting You Go,” and Keri Hilson’s “Isn’t It Always.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, the follow-up to 2015’s “Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz” – featuring previous promotional single “Malibu” – is scheduled to arrive on September 29 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Malibu” below.

Justin Bieber confirms new promotional single details

14 Aug

Justin Bieber has confirmed the details for his new single.

The Canadian singer/songwriter christened “Can We Still Be Friends” as his next promotional cut and will release it on August 18 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

“Can We Still Be Friends” reunites Bieber with Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter and BloodPop, who previously teamed up with the artist on “Sorry,” which topped both the UK Singles Chart and US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

The songwriting trio are also responsible for Britney Spears’ “Better,” John Legend’s “What You Do to Me,” Pia Mia’s “Touch,” Jasmine Thompson’s “Wanna Know Love,” and Tinashe’s “Just Like You.”

Meanwhile, Bieber’s fifth album and follow-up to 2015’s “Purpose” is expected to arrive later this year via Def Jam (US) and Virgin EMI Records (UK).

Stream the audio clip for “Sorry” below.

Tori Kelly reunites with Ed Sheeran for new collaboration?

13 Aug

American singer/songwriter Victoria Loren Kelly, professionally known as Tori Kelly, has reportedly reunited with Ed Sheeran for a new collaboration.

The pair previously teamed up on “I Was Made for Loving You,” taken from Kelly’s debut studio collection, 2015’s “Unbreakable Smile,” which peaked to number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Sheeran’s songwriting resume boasts further works with Jessie Ware (“Say You Love Me”), Rita Ora (“Your Song”), Liam Payne (“Strip that Down”), Zara Larsson (“Don’t Let Me Be Yours”), Justin Bieber (“Love Yourself”), Hilary Duff (“Tattoo”) and Jess Glynne (“Woman Like Me”).

Meanwhile, Kelly is expected to release her sophomore album later this year via School Boy Records in partnership with Capitol Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further songwriting contributions from Jimmy Napes, Natasha Bedingfield, JHart, Tayla Parx, Nate Campany, Fabienne Holloway, Daniel Nigro, Emily Warren, and Wayne Hector.

Among the producers expected to appear on the album are MOJAM (aka Mustafa Omer & James Murray), Warren “Oak” Felder, Noel Zancanella, Stephan Moccio, Neff-U, Kyle Shearer, and Fred Cox.

Stream the audio clip for “I Was Made for Loving You” below.