Mariah Carey confirms details for new album “Caution”

15 Oct

Mariah Carey has announced the details for her new album.

The American singer/songwriter christened her fifteenth studio collection “Caution” and will release it on November 16 via Butterfly MC Records in partnership with Sony Music Entertainment imprint Epic Records.

Current promotional single “With You” – which was produced by DJ Mustard – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Besides Bibi Bourelly and Nineteen85, who worked with Carey on previous single “GTFO,” the new project reportedly delivers additional alliances with Jermaine Dupri, Bryan Michael Cox, Johnta Austin, Crystal Nicole, Eric Hudson, Priscilla Renea, No ID, Prince Charlez, and Fred Ball.

Watch the music video for “With You” below.

Cassie hits the studio with Chris N Teeb, SickPen for new collaboration

14 Oct

Cassie has teamed up with Chris N Teeb and SickPen for a new collaboration.

Composed of Christopher Grayson and Kateeb Muhammad, Chris N Teeb previously collaborated with Cassie on the James Fauntleroy-penned “Skydiver.” Leaked in late 2009, the track was intended for Cassie’s sophomore album under Bad Boy Entertainment / Atlantic Records.

Besides recently working with Traci Braxton on the track “Out the Box,” Chris N Teeb have also helmed tracks for Ciara (“I’m On”), Jennifer Lopez (“Hooked On You”), Tiffany Evans (“If You Love Me”), Danity Kane (“Make Me Sick”), Asia Cruise (“Rewind”), Olivia (“Walk Away”) and 50 Cent (“Complicated”).

Meanwhile, Sickpen’s songwriting resume boasts works with Claudette Ortiz (“Automatic”), K. Michelle (“Talk to God”), Mario (“Let Me Help You”), LeToya Luckett (“Disconnected”) and Toni Braxton (“Missin”).

Cassie, on the other hand, is currently working on her upcoming project under Bad Boy Entertainment / Epic Records.

Her current promotional single “Don’t Play it Safe” – which was produced by Kaytranada – is now available via all digital streaming outlets.

Watch the music video for “Don’t Play it Safe” below.

Sidibe reunites with Warryn Campbell for new collaboration

13 Oct

Sidibe has reunited with Warryn Campbell for a new collaboration.

Campbell previously co-wrote Sidibe’s “I’m Only Dreaming” and “You Got the Luck,” taken from the singer/songwriter’s latest collection “You Got the Luck,” out now via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Campbell’s songwriting and production resume boasts additional works with Mary Mary (“Praise You”), Luther Vandross (“Take You Out”), Alicia Keys (“Why Do I Feel So Sad”), Mario (“Just a Friend”), Christina Milian (“Highway”), Brandy (“He Is”) and Heather Headley (“Am I Worth It”).

Meanwhile, Sidibe’s 2015 promotional single “Maybe” – which she co-wrote with regular collaborator Nico Stadi – recently appeared on the Netflix original motion picture soundtrack, “Nappily Ever After.”

In addition to Campbell, Sidibe’s latest collection “You Got the Luck” yields further alliances with Jack Splash (Katy Perry, Britney Spears) and Paul “Phamous” Shelton (Liza Owen, Nick Jonas).

Watch the music video for “What Should One Do” below.

Zara Larsson confirms details for new single “Ruin My Life”

12 Oct

Zara Larsson has confirmed the details for her new single.

The Swedish singer/songwriter christened “Ruin My Life” as the first promotional cut from her next album under TEN Music Group / Epic Records.

The track – which was written by Brittany “Delacey” Amaradio, Michael Pollack, Jamie “Sermstyle” Sanderson, Jackson Foote, and The Monsters & Strangerz – will arrive on October 18 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The follow-up to 2017’s “So Good” reportedly delivers further contributions from Max Martin, William Wiik Larsen, Jordan Riley, Marlon Roudette, Goldgfingers, Rami Yacoub, Carassius Gold, Grades, Erik Hassle, Cass Lowe, Leland, Andrew Wells, Digital Farm Animals, Max Wolfgang, and Electric.

Watch an exclusive live performance of “Only You” below.

Jess Glynne releases new promotional single “Thursday”

11 Oct

Jess Glynne has released her new promotional single online.

“Thursday” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Ed Sheeran and Steve Mac, who are responsible for Anne-Marie’s “2002,” Liam Payne’s “Bedroom Floor,” Rita Ora’s “Your Song,” and Zara Larsson’s “Don’t Let Me Be Yours.”

Glynne also teamed up with Sheeran and Mac on Little Mix’s new single “Woman Like Me,” which will arrive on 12 October via Simon Cowell’s Syco Music and Sony Music’s imprint Columbia Records.

Additionally, Glynne’s upcoming sophomore studio collection “Always in Between” – featuring previous singles “I’ll Be There” and “All I Am” – will drop on October 12 via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “I Cry When I Laugh” delivers further productions and songwriting contributions from Cass Lowe, Jin Jin, Fred Gibson, Kamille, Jordan Thomas, Carassius Gold, Frances, Jonny Coffer, Starsmith, Jamie Scott, Toby Gad, John Ryan, Mark Ralph, Julian Bunetta, and Electric.

Stream the audio clip for “Thursday” below.

Sevyn Streeter drafts Jeremiah Raisen, Jean Baptiste Kouame for new collaboration

11 Oct

American singer/songwriter Sevyn Streeter has drafted Jeremiah “Sad Pony” Raisen and Jean Baptiste Kouame for a new collaboration.

Having previously worked with Streeter on “It Won’t Stop,” Kouame is also responsible for co-writing Chris Brown’s “Don’t Wake Me Up,” Rihanna’s “Photographs,” Miley Cyrus’ “Do My Thang,” Leah McFall’s “Home,” Madonna’s “Gang Bang,” Nicki Minaj’s “The Boys,” and Little Mix’s “F.U.”

Meanwhile, Raisen’s songwriting resume boasts works with Kelela (“All the Way Down”), Lizzo (“Truth Hurts”), Sky Ferreira (“I Blame Myself”), Charli XCX (“London Queen”), Santigold (“Who I Thought You Were”) and L Devine (“Peer Pressure”).

Sevyn’s upcoming project “Drunken Words x Sober Thoughts” – featuring further productions and songwriting contributions from Christian “Hitmaka” Ward and Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee – is expected to arrive later this year.

Her current promotional single “Yernin” – which was produced by Kevin “KP” Pridgen Jr. – is now available via all digital streaming outlets.

On the songwriting front, Sevyn has penned songs for Ariana Grande (“The Way”), Kelly Rowland (“Keep it Between Us”), Brandy (“Slower”), K. Michelle (“Sleep Like a Baby”), Fantasia Barrino (“End of Me”), Tamar Braxton (“Coming Home”), Jessie J (“Keep Us Together”) and Alicia Keys (“New Day”).

Stream the audio clip for “Yernin” below.

H.E.R. hits the studio with Nija Charles, Andre Harris, Ali P

10 Oct

American singer/songwriter Gabi Wilson, professionally known as H.E.R., has recorded new music with Nija Charles, Andre Harris, and Ali P.

While Ali P is responsible for co-writing and co-producing “Shining Star” on Bebe Rexha’s debut album “Expectations,” Nija Charles songwriting works include The Carters’ “LoveHappy,” Jason Derulo’s “Colors,” Cardi B’s “Ring,” Lyrica Anderson’s “Don’t Take It Personal” and Chris Brown’s “Pull Up.”

Andre Harris’ songwriting and production credits, on the other hand, include Michael Jackson’s “Butterflies,” Estelle’s “Lights Out,” Usher’s “Caught Up,” LeToya Luckett’s “Grey,” Yuna’s “Fading Flower,” Robin Thicke’s “2 Luv Birds,” and Melanie Fiona’s “Bite the Bullet.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, H.E.R. is currently working on her next project under Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The artist’s latest collection, “I Used to Know Her: The Prelude,” is now available via iTunes and all digital streaming outlets.

Stream “I Used to Know Her: The Prelude” below.