Jessie Ware releases new promotional single “Midnight”

28 Jul

British singer/songwriter Jessica Lois Ware, professionally known as Jessie Ware, has released her new promotional single online.

“Midnight” – which was co-written by Ware alongside fellow recording artists Kiah Victoria and Jordan Thomas – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Production duties on “Midnight” were collectively handled by Bastian Langebaek alongside Andrew “Pop” Wansel, whose recent credits include Alessia Cara’s “Scars to Your Beautiful,” Usher’s “Missin U,” Kehlani’s “Distraction,” Monica’s “Alone in Your Heart,” and K. Michelle’s “Sleep Like a Baby.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Ware’s upcoming third studio collection – featuring “Selfish Love” – is expected to arrive later this year via PMR / Island Records (UK) and Interscope Records (US).

Listen to the audio clip for “Midnight” below.

RAYE hints at new collaboration with Illangelo, Billy Walsh

26 Jul

RAYE has hinted at a new collaboration with Billy Walsh and Illangelo.

“S/O to my GS @illangelo @billywalsh,” the British singer/songwriter (born Rachel Agatha Keen) has posted to her InstaStory on Wednesday (July 26, 2017).

The songwriting and production duo are responsible for Alicia Keys’ “In Common,” Elijah Blake’s “Live Till We Die,” Post Malone’s “I Fall Apart,” and Majid Jordan’s “Something About You.”

Their promotional single “Move Together,” which features guest vocals from Majid Joran and released under the duo’s stage name Somewhere Else, is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

Meanwhile, RAYE’s upcoming still-untitled project – featuring current single “The Line” – is expected to arrive later this year via Polydor Records.

On the songwriting front, the “I, U, Us” star has contributed to the next releases by Rihanna, Jess Glynne, Little Mix, Rita Ora, Mabel McVey, Era Istrefi, Rudimental, Anne-Marie, Naughty Boy, Ellie Goulding, and Ray BLK.

Stream the audio clip for “Move Together” below.

Bonzai drafts Rostam Batmanglij for new collaboration

26 Jul

British singer-songwriter Cassia O’Reilly, professionally known as Bonzai, has teamed up with Rostam Batmanglij for a new collaboration.

The American singer, songwriter, and record producer, mononymously referred to as Rostam, had previously worked with artists including Solange (“F.U.B.U.”), HAIM (“Little of Your Love”), Frank Ocean (“Ivy”), Santigold (“Big Boss Big Time Business”), Carly Rae Jepsen (“Warm Blood”), Declain McKenna (“Listen to Your Friends”) and Charli XCX (“Need Ur Love”).

His upcoming debut album “Half Light” – featuring promotional singles “Gwan” and the Ariel Rechtshaid-assisted “Bike Dream” – is scheduled to arrive on September 8th via Nonesuch Records.

For her upcoming debut project under Sony Music Entertainment UK, Bonzai has also worked with GRADES (Alina Baraz), Mura Masa (Charli XCX), Justin Raisen (Sky Ferreira), Nugget (Kelela), Danny L Harle (Carly Rae Jepsen), Andrew Wyatt (Dua Lipa) and Fred Ball (Rihanna).

Her current single “I Feel Alright” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Stream the audio clip for “Bike Dream” below.

CELESTE debuts music video for new single “Milk & Honey”

26 Jul

American singer/songwriter Celeste Epiphany Waite, mononymously known as CELESTE, has debuted the music video for her new single online.

The visual clip for “Milk & Honey” was posted to the L.A. born / UK-based soulful artist’s YouTube channel on Tuesday (July 25, 2017).

Taken from CELESTE’s current mini-collection “The Milk & the Honey,” the track was written by CELESTE alongside Rebecca “Becky” Jones (Bonzai, Saint Saviour) and John Calvert (Nao, Denai Moore).

Released earlier this year via Lily Allen’s Warner Music imprint Bank Holiday Records, “The Milk & the Honey” boasts further contributions from Tom Aspaul (Becky Hill), JD Reid (Mabel McVey), Tev’n (Joy Crookes), Daniel Smith (Noisettes), Tim Lacrombe (Lana Del Rey) and JAKWOB (Laura Welsh).

Watch the music video for “Milk & Honey” below.

Julia Michaels premieres music video for new single “Uh Huh”

26 Jul

Julia Michaels has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The American singer/songwriter (born Julia Carin Cavazos) posted the visual clip for “Uh Huh” to her Vevo channel on Tuesday (July 26, 2017).

The track was co-written by Justin Tranter alongside Mattias Larsson and Robin Fredriksson of Swedish production duo Mattman & Robin, who previously teamed up with Michaels on songs for other artists including Britney Spears’ “Slumber Party,” Gwen Stefani’s “Make Me Like You,” Hailee Steinfeld’s “Love Myself,” Nick Jonas’ “Close,” and Selena Gomez’s “Hands to Myself.”

Featuring previous single “Issues,” Michaels’ upcoming debut mini-album “Nervous System” is scheduled to arrive on July 28 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Additionally, Michaels has co-penned songs on the next projects by Tinashe, Charlie Puth, Raye, Hailee Steinfeld, Jason Derulo, Years & Years, Ella Henderson, Billy Raffoul, Jessie Ware, Rita Ora, and Snakehips.

Watch the music video for “Uh Huh” below.

Anne-Marie hits the studio with Moon Willis for new collaboration

26 Jul

British singer/songwriter Anne-Marie Nicholson, mononymously known as Anne-Marie, has teamed up with Moon Willis for a new collaboration.

The UK record producer and songwriter has previously worked with Zac Samuel & Taya (“Never Letting Go”), Justine Skye (“U Don’t Know”), Chris Brown (“Bite My Tongue”), Ray BLK (“Bad Boys”), Craig David (“It Was Always You”), Kyla (“Congratulations”), Becky Hill (“Insecure”), Melissa Steel (“Ray of Sunshine”), Laura Welsh (“You Don’t Even Know”) and RAYE (“Not for You”).

Moon Willis’ extensive resume boasts additional alliances with fellow producers and songwriters including Cara Salimando, Tom Aspaul, Jenna Andrews, Leland, Chelcee Grimes, Jaramye Daniels, Ruth-Anne Cunningham, Talay Riley, Maiday, Kevin Garratt, Jennifer Decilveo, Two Inch Punch, Nicola Roberts, Daecolm Holland, Ilsey Juber, and Tre Jean-Marie.

Meanwhile, Anne-Marie is scheduled to release her first studio collection – featuring singles “Ciao Adios,” “Alarm” and “Do it Right” – later this year via Major Tom’s Music / Asylum Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further productions from Chris Loco, Fraser T. Smith, Bless Beats, Greg Wells, Rick Nowels, Jesse Shatkin, Knox Brown, Digital Farm Animals, Jim Eliot, Cass Lowe, Jamie Scott, Felix Joseph, Adriano Buffone, Jonas Jeberg, Braford Ellis, Fred Cox, and Mojam Music.

Stream the audio clip for “Ciao Adios” below.

Becky Hill confirms new promotional single details

26 Jul

Becky Hill has confirmed the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter (born Rebecca Claire Hill) has christened “Unpredictable” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming debut album and will release it on August 9 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Becky Hill alongside regular collaborators Karen Poole (Taya, David Guetta) and MNEK (Beyonce, Kylie Minogue).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Hill’s still-untitled debut studio collection – featuring previous promotional singles “Back to My Love,” “Warm,” and “Rude Love” – is expected to arrive later this year via EKO Music.

On the songwriting front, the “False Alarm” star has reportedly contributed to the next projects by fellow recording artists including Ella Eyre, Terri Walker, Chloe Leone, Imani Williams, DAKOTA, and Professor Green.

Stream the piano version of “Rude Love” below.