Calum Scott reveals tracklisting, release date for debut album “Only Human”

24 Nov

Calum Scott has revealed the details for his upcoming debut album.

The British singer/songwriter christened his first studio collection “Only Human” and will release it on March 9th via Capitol Records.

Current single “You Are the Reason” – which was co-written by Jonathan Maguire and Corey Sanders with production duties from Fraser T. Smith – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

“Only Human” boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Cutfather, Kasper Larsen, Kane “KIN” Parfitt, Philip Plested, Jayson DeZuzio, Hayley Warner, Phil Cook, Oscar Goerres, and Ross Golan.

See the tracklisting for “Only Human” below.

(1) If Our Love is Wrong / (2) Give Me Something / (3) Rhythm Inside / (4) You Are the Reason / (5) Come Back Home / (6) Stop Myself (Only Human) / (7) Dancing On My Own / (8) Only You / (9) Won’t Let You Down / (10) What I Miss Most / (11) Hotel Room / (12) Good to You / (13) Not Dark Yet / (14) Dancing On My Own (Tiesto Remix)

Craig David liberates new promotional single “I Know You”

24 Nov

Craig David has liberated his new promotional single online.

“I Know You” – which was co-written by Dan Smith of Bastille alongside Carmen Reece and Fraser T. Smith – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, David’s upcoming seventh studio collection “The Time is Now” – featuring previous promotional singles “Heartline” and “For the Gram” – will arrive on January 26th via Speakerbox / Insanity Records in partnership with Sony Music Entertainment UK.

The highly-anticipated project delivers additional alliances with Chase & Status, Jonas Blue, Kaytranada, Sam Romans, JP Cooper, Diztortion, Rachel Furner, Ella Mai, GoldLink, AJ Tracey, Steve Mac, Tre Jean-Marie, and Blonde.

Stream the audio clip for “I Know You” below.

Little Mix release Platinum Edition of “Glory Days” album

24 Nov

British girl group Little Mix – composed of members Perrie Edwards, Jesy Nelson, Leigh-Anne Pinnock, and Jade Thirlwall – have released the Platinum Edition of their current studio collection “Glory Days.”

Featuring three new songs in the shape of “If I Get My Way,” “Is Your Love Enough?” and “Dear Lover;” the rejuvenated project also boasts contributions from TMS, Sam Romans, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Fred Gibson, Rachel “Raye” Keen, Matthew “BURNS” Burns, Ali Tamposi, Chloe Angelides, and Electric Music.

The original version of “Glory Days” was released in 18 November 2016 via Syco Music (UK) and Columbia Records (US). It also spawned hit singles “Shout Out to My Ex,” “Touch,” “No More Sad Songs” and “Power.”

For their upcoming fifth album, Little Mix have reunited with regular collaborators Iain James (Anne-Marie, Craig David), James Newman (Kesha, Toni Braxton), Chelcee Grimes (Tamera Foster, Louisa Johnson) and Fridolin “Freedo” Welcher (Lao Ra, Zara Larsson).

Stream “Glory Days: Platinum Edition” below.

Tanika delivers new promotional single “Come Through”

24 Nov

British singer/songwriter Tanika Bailey, known mononymously as Tanika, has delivered her new promotional single online.

“Come Through” – which was produced by Moses Samuels and Mikey Akinkunmi of Sons of Sonix – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Tanika’s upcoming project “Birthdays in Jamaica” – featuring previous promotional single “Kingston 13 – is scheduled to arrive early 2018 and will boast further productions and songwriting contributions from Fred Cox, Anju Blaxx, Varren Wade, Tunde “Captain” Brown, and Nia V.

Watch the music video for “Come Through” below.

Lily Allen christens “Trigger Bang” as lead single from new album

23 Nov

Lily Allen has announced the details for her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter christened “Trigger Bang” – featuring Giggs – as the lead promotional cut from her upcoming album under Parlophone Records, tentatively entitled “The Fourth Wall.”

Released in 2014; Allen’s previous studio collection “Sheezus” topped the UK Albums Chart and peaked to number twelve on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart. That project also spawned three singles in the shape of “Hard Out Here,” “Air Balloon” and “As Long As I Got You.”

Among the songwriters and producers expected to appear on “The Fourth Album” are Mark Ronson, Jenna Andrews, Benny Cassette, Andrea “Nylo” Landis, BloodPop, Chloe Angelides, Tev’n, Sarah Hudson, Dre Skull, Liana Banks, Ari PenSmith, Rodaidh McDonald, and Sam Duckworth.

It is also important to note that Allen co-wrote “Mr. C” for Nina Nesbitt alongside Karen Poole and Steve Mac, as well as “Can’t Dance without You” for Professor Green alongside Peter “Merf” Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn and Thomas “Froe” Barnes of UK songwriting/production team TMS.

Stream the audio clip for “Hard Out Here” below.

Bebe Rexha confirms title for new mini-album

23 Nov

Bebe Rexha has confirmed the title for her upcoming EP.

The American singer/songwriter christened her fourth mini-album “Expectations” and will release it some time in 2018 via Warner Music Group / Warner Brothers Records.

The highly-anticipated project follows “All Your Fault: Pt. 2,” which was released earlier this year and spawned two promotional singles in the shape of “The Way I Are (Dance with Somebody)” and “Meant to Be.”

Among the songwriters and producers expected to appear on “Expectations” are Jason Evigan (Rita Ora), Lauren Christy (Britney Spears), Jussi “Jussifer” Illmari (Kelly Clarkson), Asia Whiteacre (Carly Rae Jepsen), Camille “Kamille” Purcell (Jessie Ware) and Andrew Watt (Selena Gomez).

Stream “All Your Fault: Pt. 2” below.

Tinashe drafts Shungudzo, MNEK for new collaboration

12 Nov

American singer/songwriter Tinashe Jorgensen Kachingwe, known mononymously as Tinashe, has drafted Shungudzo and MNEK for a new song entitled “Eat You Up” (as per ASCAP Reportery).

Having contributed to the next projects by Ella Henderson, Liza Owen, Alina Baraz and Sabina Ddumba; Shungudzo (aka Alexandra Govere) is responsible for co-penning Little Mix’s “Touch,” The Chainsmokers’ “It Won’t Kill Ya,” Louisa Johnson’s “Best Behaviour,” and Jessie Ware’s “Your Domino.”

Meanwhile, recent songwriting/production credits by MNEK include Anne-Marie’s “Heavy,” 5 After Midnight’s “Up in Here,” Zara Larsson’s “What They Say,” Dua Lipa’s “IDGAF,” Raye’s “You Don’t Know Me,” Demi Lovato’s “Instruction,” Becky Hill’s “Unpredictable,” and Olly Murs’ “Private.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Tinashe is expected to release her sophomore studio collection “Joyride” early next year via RCA Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Aquarius” reportedly delivers additional alliances from StarGate, Ester Dean, Supa Dups, Nineteen85, Fred Ball, Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter, BloodPop, Hitmaka, Gabrielle Nowee, A1, Komi Al-Hakam, Benny Cassette, Jonas Jeberg, Sam Hook, Eyelar, Arrow Benjamin, and Nova Wav.

Stream the audio clip for Shungudzo’s “Long Live the Billionaire” below.